Hancock in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Western Maryland Rail Trail
Erected by Western Maryland Rail Trail.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this Railroads & Streetcars. A significant historical date for this entry is March 12, 1892.
Location. 39° 41.901′ N, 78° 10.694′ W. Marker is in Hancock, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on Church Street (becomes Canal Street past marker) south of Main Street (Maryland Route 144). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hancock MD 21750, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hancock (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Hancock (a few steps from this marker); Gettysburg Campaign (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Thomas Episcopal Church (within shouting distance of this marker); A panorama of the original Maryland-West Virginia river bridge / "The Light House" (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hancock.
Also see . . . Western Maryland Railway. Website homepage (Submitted on February 22, 2022, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 22, 2022. It was originally submitted on December 5, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,404 times since then and 149 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 5, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.