Ma & Pa Heritage Trail
The loss of the mail contract and the growth in the use of automobiles doomed the rail service. Mail and passenger service ended in 1954 and freight services ended in 1958. Some Pennsylvania sections remained in use until 1978.
Location. 39° 31.614′ N, 76° 22.055′ W. Marker is in Bel Air, Maryland, in Harford County. Marker can be reached from Ma & Pa Heritage Trail. Click for map. Marker is about midway on this 4 mile section of the trail. Marker is in this post office area: Bel Air MD 21014, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ma & Pa Railroad (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Ma & Pa Heritage Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad (approx. 0.4 miles away); Daybreak by Richard Goldsborough Brink (approx. 0.4 miles away); Built 1898 Liriodendron
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 110 times since then. Photos: 1. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on September 15, 2016.