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Glyndon in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Glyndon Station

 
 
Glyndon Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 25, 2015
1. Glyndon Station Marker
Inscription.

The Western Maryland Rail Road Station at Glyndon was built in 1895 of Baltimore County white marble with a red tile roof. Destroyed by fire on December 24, 1903, the building was replaced in 1904 with the present brick structure. On June 7, 1957, the last passenger train operated from this station and the station was closed for business on the 31st of December, 1966. Today this building is owned and maintained by dedicated community citizens and serves as the town Post Office.

Glyndon, Maryland
National Register of Historic Places
Maryland Inventory of Historic Properties
First Historic District of Baltimore County

 
Erected 2004.
 
Location. 39° 28.506′ N, 76° 49.184′ W. Marker is in Glyndon, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is on Railroad Avenue south of Butler Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 Railroad Avenue, Glyndon MD 21071, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Glyndon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Emory Grove (approx. 0.4 miles away); “Buffalo Soldiers” (approx. 0.9 miles
Glyndon Station and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 25, 2015
2. Glyndon Station and Marker
Marker is on the wall to left of entrance
away); Colonel William Norris (approx. one mile away); John and Margaret Reister (approx. one mile away); Oldest High School in Baltimore County (approx. one mile away); Nicholsonís Manor (approx. 1.6 miles away); Hannah More Academy (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Glyndon.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of Glyndon, Maryland. (Submitted on April 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Glyndon National Register Historic District Info. (Submitted on April 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Western Maryland Railroad Historical Society. (Submitted on April 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Former Glyndon Railroad Station image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 25, 2015
3. Former Glyndon Railroad Station
Trackside at Former Glyndon Railroad Station image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 25, 2015
4. Trackside at Former Glyndon Railroad Station
Former Glyndon Railroad Station Access to Trains image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 25, 2015
5. Former Glyndon Railroad Station Access to Trains
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 201 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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