Silver Spring in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Silver Spring B & O Railroad Station
The trains began operation on the B&O line in 1873 and the original Silver Spring train station was built in 1878. This ornate building, designed by E. Francis Baldwin, stood until 1945 and was replaced the a station in the Colonial Revival Style.
Location. 38° 59.363′ N, 77° 1.746′ W. Marker is in Silver Spring, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Newell Street. Click for map. Marker is in Acorn Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8060 Newell St, Silver Spring MD 20910, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Silver Spring Armory 1914 (here, next to this marker); Early's Raid on Washington (here, next to this marker); Blair House (a few steps from this marker); Silver Spring Shopping Center (a few steps from this marker); The Silver Spring (within shouting The Community of Silver Spring (within shouting distance of this marker); Blair Mansion: Silver Spring / Blair Station Post Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Canada Dry Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Silver Spring.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 247 times since then and 80 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.