Chesapeake Beach Railroad
I had a chance to swing by Chesapeake Beach recently and found the Station closed due to Covid 19 concerns, but in good condition. The parking lot of the the Station is always full of cars and activity with a nearby Resort.
Stations along the way were :
District Line Station
Seat Pleasant Station
Upper Marlboro Station
Mt Calvert Station
Lyon’s Creek Station
Chesapeake Beach Station
A majority of the stations were very small ” Whistle Stop ” stations, often a general store or warehouse, or shelter, and most of the old stations are no longer standing.
In 1914 – I found mention of a annual excursion train going to Chesapeake Beach from the stops at Marlboro, Brown, Ritchie, and Behrend. The round trip ticket was a quarter.
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