Entered the Union as No. 7 on 28th April 1788
Link to Switzerland
Thomas Viaduct at Elkridge
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
Without trains, the USA would not have become a Union so quickly.