Entered the Union as No. 7 on 28th April 1788

Link to Switzerland


Thomas Viaduct at Elkridge


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during the tour

Mountain railroads and bridges are essential in a country measuring 220 miles by 136 miles with more than 7,000 valleys. Welcome to Switzerland, the land of spectacular mountain railroads.


The world’s oldest multi-arched stone railroad bridge. It belongs to

CSX Transportation.

Without trains, the USA would not have become a Union so quickly.


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