The National Road Meets the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad
— The Historic National Road / The Road That Built The Nation —The National Road and the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad came together at this spot in 1842 at Cumberland's first railroad station. For a few years, it was necessary for passengers and freight to transfer from railroad cars to coach and wagon for the trip west. It was the reverse for the trip east.
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, March 13th, 2015 at 1:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 692218 N 4391549|
|Decimal Degrees||39.65215000, -78.75956667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 39.129', W 78° 45.574'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 39' 7.74" N, 78° 45' 34.44" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||301, 240|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 157 Baltimore St, Cumberland MD 21502, US|
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