The Streetcar Era in Catonsville

The Streetcar Era in Catonsville (HM35Y)

Location: Catonsville, MD 21228 Baltimore County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 16.127', W 76° 44.837'

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1880-1963

For over 100 years, streetcars graced the streets of Baltimore and the heavily traveled #8 line to Catonsville was one of the most popular. This line swung north from Frederick Rd. and plunged into the woods for a brief run to its terminus at Edmondson and Dutton Avenues. The #8 line's final run was on November 3, 1963, ending the era of streetcars in Baltimore. In 1996, the Old Catonsville Neighborhood Association and hundreds of volunteers from all parts of Catonsville converted this one third mile path into a walking trail. This trail is dedicated to those who worked on the trail and made it a reality.
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HM NumberHM35Y
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Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 4:29am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 349269 N 4348059
Decimal Degrees39.26878333, -76.74728333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 16.127', W 76° 44.837'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 16' 7.62" N, 76° 44' 50.22" W
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Area Code(s)410, 443, 202, 301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 12 Smithwood Ave, Catonsville MD 21228, US
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