Circa 1836 bridge, was part of the main railroad between Baltimore and Washington, D.C., transported troops and supplies during the Civil War.


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5120 South St
Arbutus, MD
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Rated 5 by Thomas-GenevieveH

December 29, 2019


Epic scenery & destination for walk / run

We struck out for a run at first light (06:50) in late December from the trail head at the intersection of Ilchester Road and River Road. The fully paved 2.5 mile trail (5.0 mile round trip) leads...

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Rated 5 by Janis A G

June 01, 2019

Janis A G

Fascinating historic engineering feat

Hard to believe this is over 150 years old and was done primariiy with hand labor. So well engineered that it is still in regular use! Saw it a couple of years ago when they had a major event to...

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Rated 3 by Fran H

June 16, 2018

Fran H

Great history but you can't legally get to it anymore

There is no doubt that this is one of the most important transportation historic sites in the world. But it is now very difficult to be able to enjoy it legally. On the Baltimore County side of the...

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