Baltimore’s B&O Railroad Museum is putting a 217-ton steam locomotive aboard a train to its new home with the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad in Cumberland.
There are many venues in the Baltimore area for kids to discover railroad history and contemporary railroading through museums, train excursions, safe train watching or model railroading.
An 82-year-old steam engine is riding the rails for the first time in decades in Frederick County.
In 1883, a fire ravaged half of what is now Market Space in downtown Annapolis. The devastation spurred city fathers to reorganize a city fire company and buy the city’s first steam-powered fire engine.