Ellicott City Station

S of the Patapsco River Bridge, Ellicott City, Maryland

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Description 

Oldest railroad station in the United States still in use. Served as the western terminus of the original 13-mile section of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, November 24, 1968

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 24, 1968
Reference number
68000025
Areas of significance
Industry; Commerce; Transportation
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Building
Historic function
Rail-related
Period of significance
1825-1849
Significant years
1830; 1831