Mid- Eastern Region NMRA
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Hilton, 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville. MD 20852 You can see
the CSX and Metro
tracks out the back.
2. Point of Rocks Historic Train Depot,
4000 Clay Street, Point of
Rocks, MD 21777. CSX lines
to Baltimore and Washington join.
3. Historic Train Depot, 5 South
Summit Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20877.
Same CSX tracks as hotel.
4. Relay & Thomas Viaduct,
5120 South St, Arbutus, MD 21227.
Historic 1800s bridge
carrying the B&O (now CSX) over the Patapsco River.
5. Bowie Railroad Station, and
Museum at Bowie Tower, 8614 Chestnut Avenue, Bowie, MD 20715. Railroad
reference library, Amtrak's
(formerly PRR) high speed Northeast Corridor, and CSX.
6. National Capital Trolley Museum,
1313 Bonifant Rd, Silver Spring, MD
7. Alexandria Union Station, 101
Callahan Drive, Alexandria, VA 22301.
Very busy location with
CSX, NS, Amtrak, and during the weekdays VRE. One of the best places to
watch trains in Northern Virginia.
8. Manassas Train Station, 9431 West
Street, Manassas, VA 20110.
Amtrak, MARC, NS.
9. Long Bridge (over the Potomac),
475 Long Bridge Dr, Arlington, VA
22202. Amtrak, CSX, VRE
10. Shenandoah Junction, Shenandoah
Junction, WV 25442. NS line to
Roanoke passes over CSX line to Chicago.
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maps, is here.