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Sykesville in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station

 
 
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 19, 2011
1. Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station Marker
Inscription.
Built 1883 - 1884
E. Francis Baldwin, Archetect
Presented to the Town of Sykesville in 1989 by Douglas F. and Marhta C. Crist
and Farm and Home Service, Inc.
Restored by the Town of Sykesville in cooperation with the
Maryland Historical Trust.

 
Erected by Sykesville Historic Preservation Commission.
 
Location. 39° 21.859′ N, 76° 58.147′ W. Marker is in Sykesville, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is on W. Main Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sykesville MD 21784, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sykesville (a few steps from this marker); St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Sykesville Bypass Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Historic Sykesville Colored Schoolhouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); Springfield Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Hood’s Mill (approx. 2.9 miles away); Henryton School of Practical Nursing (approx. 3 miles away); Henryton Center (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sykesville.
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 23, 2012
2. Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station Marker
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 23, 2012
3. Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station Marker
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 19, 2011
4. Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station
Now occupied as Baldwin Station Restaurant
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, November 19, 2011
5. Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station Chimney image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 19, 2011
6. Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station Chimney
The chimneys were designed to resemble the smokestacks of 1880's era steam engines.
Sykesville Post Office and Visitor's Center image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 19, 2011
7. Sykesville Post Office and Visitor's Center
Building was a former switching station for the B&O Railroad.
Main Street of Historic Sykesville image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 19, 2011
8. Main Street of Historic Sykesville
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 591 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on December 5, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2, 3. submitted on September 24, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234.   4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on December 5, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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