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By David Shackelford

included in 1827, the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O) was once certainly one of America�s first railroads, and Maryland was once its center and soul. The B&O�s production was once a tangible image of the commercial Revolution, representing trade and development to cities alongside its direction. Its headquarters and operations, based in Baltimore, supplied years of financial development for the port urban. This publication includes photos of recognized stations in Maryland, together with Ellicott urban Station, Gaithersburg Station, Camden Station, and the Mount Clare Shops�a self-contained commercial urban, now domestic to the B&O Railroad Museum. a few stations nonetheless exist and are domestic to small museums or eating places; others not stand, yet pictures of them will remind even the informal historian of a time while railroads have been part of daily life in the US. Take a step again in time and revisit the websites, stations, and trains of the B&O that have been as soon as a part of lifestyle in Maryland and have in mind the honour of a bygone era.

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