Southern Railway Combined Depot

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Belton Depot (Preferred)
Street Address:
West side of the Public Square, Belton, SC

Site Number:
Date Surveyed:
March 15 1979
Construction Date:
circa 1910
Historic Use:
Current Use:
Vacant/Not In Use
Architect or Builder:
Southern Railway Office of Chief Engineer, Washington, D.C.
Construction Method:
Foundation Materials:
Roof Materials:
tin shingle
Signficant Architectural Features:
1 story brick depot; rectangular in plan, hip roof with flared eaves; wooden brackets; tower with tent roof; windows and some doors feature diamond-shaped panes; interior has passenger, office and freight storage rooms - additional info, see NR files OUTBUILDINGS: none
removal of small section of platform
Historical Information:
Associated with railroad's role in the development of Belton -Good architectural example of turn of the century railroad station design
Source of Historical Information:
See NR file
Belton - City, 1977-1978
Archives Location:
Box 14, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014

Related place
Anderson County