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Laurel Streetcar Line Bridge

Photos 

View from the Southwest

Photo taken by gtg362i in March 2010

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BH Photo #195128

Map 

Description 

Likely unused since streetcar service north of Beltsville was discontinued. The railroad is included in topo maps from 1926 but not from 1945.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned brick arch bridge over a tributary of Indian Creek on the former City and Suburban Electric Railroad
Location
Beltsville, Prince George's County, Maryland
Status
Abandoned
Railroads
- City & Suburban Railway (Maryland)
- Streetcar
Design
Brick arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.05153, -76.89826   (decimal degrees)
39°03'06" N, 76°53'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/335739/4324209 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Beltsville
Inventory number
BH 48418 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 26, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added category "Stone-and-Brick Arch"
  • May 19, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "City & Suburban Railway", "Railroad", "Streetcar"
  • March 12, 2011: Added by James Gonzalski

Sources 

  • James Gonzalski
  • Luke