Tracks to the Queen City

The Railroads of Cumberland, Maryland

Patrick H. Stakem


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Introduction

Short History of Cumberland

Cumberland as a transportation nexus

Armored Train in the Civil War

Amtrak

B&O

Queen City Station

Western Maryland Railway

Chessie System

CSX

Local industries served

Western Maryland Scenic RR

MARC

Railfest

City of Cumberland diesel

Rail history

the engine Georges Creek

Lonaconing Furnace

Cumberland & Pennsylvania Railroad

Georges Creek & Cumberland Railroad

Pennsylvania RR in Maryland

Passenger Schedule, 1887

Short and Narrow

C & O Canal

Piedmont & Cumberland

West Va. Central & Pittsburg

Cumberland & Westernport Electric Traction

Mt. Savage Locomotive Works

TH Paul, Locomotive builders


References

Rosters

Cabooses


Updated 2/2004