Camden station (South Carolina)

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Camden South Carolina Amtrak station.jpeg
Location 1060 West Dekalb Street
Camden, SC 29020
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
Parking Free
Other information
Station code CAM
Opened 1937
Passengers (2013) 3,584[1]Decrease 3.1%
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
toward Miami
Silver Star
Seaboard Air Line Railway Depot
Camden station (South Carolina) is located in South Carolina
Camden station (South Carolina)
Camden station (South Carolina) is located in the US
Camden station (South Carolina)
Location Camden, South Carolina
Coordinates 34°14′53″N 80°37′30″W / 34.248°N 80.625°W / 34.248; -80.625Coordinates: 34°14′53″N 80°37′30″W / 34.248°N 80.625°W / 34.248; -80.625
Area 1.3 acres (0.5 ha)
Built 1937
Architect Wadesboro Construction Company
Architectural style Colonial Revival
NRHP Reference # 00000590[2]
Added to NRHP June 2, 2000

Camden, also known as the Seaboard Air Line Railroad Depot, is a train station in Camden, South Carolina. It serves Amtrak, the national passenger rail service.[3][4] The station was built by the Seaboard Air Line Railroad in 1937. It is located on 1100 West DeKalb Street (US 1), although some sources give the address as being at 1060 West DeKalb Street. Either way, it was named to the National Register of Historic Places in 2000.[2] The station is in disrepair, and a renovation project is scheduled to commence in August 2014.[5]The station renovations were completed in early 2016.


  1. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2013, State of South Carolina" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2013. Retrieved 3 December 2013. 
  2. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  3. ^ Vivian, Daniel J. (November 19, 1999). "Seaboard Airline Railway Depot" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. Retrieved 22 July 2012. 
  4. ^ "Seaboard Airline Railway Depot, Kershaw County (1100 W. DeKalb St., Camden)". National Register Properties in South Carolina. South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Retrieved 22 July 2012. 
  5. ^ "Amtrak to renovate Camden train station, grounds". The (Camden, S.C.) Chronicle-Independent. Retrieved 25 July 2014. 

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