L&C carries out its operations from its headquarter located at 512 South Main Street, Lancaster, SC.
L&C currently has 59 1/2 miles of mainline tracks under operation,
with a 30.8-mile branch acquisition from NS running southward to Kershaw
that was added in March, 2001. In addition to the mainline, the railroad
maintains 3 miles of secondary tracks and 4 miles of yard tracks.
has mainline connections with Norfolk Southern in both Lancaster and Chester.
They also have mainline connections with CSX in East Chester. The main
interchange point in Chester is with Norfolk Southerns Piedmont
Division, Columbia District "R" Line and East Chester, with
CSXs Hamlet, North Carolina-Atlanta mainline. Having both Class
I Carriers interchanging with the L&C allows the shipper an excellent
opportunity of choice in the process of ratemaking and service. For further
information on these Class I Carriers, please visit the websites www.nscorp.com
L&C operates 2 to 3 trains per day, based on customer needs. It operates
10 locomotives with a full-service locomotive shop and a passenger car rebuilding
L&C operates a
reload center in Lancaster primarily for the movement of plastic
pellets, agricultural products, and lumber.
L&C offers luxury
rail cars for charter to individuals as well as corporations. For further
information visit the web site www.jphenderson.com.
© 2012 Lancaster and Chester Railroad, LLC
Post Office Box 1450
Lancaster, South Carolina 29721-1450