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Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Locust Point Tobacco Warehouse, Northeast side of Fort Avenue, Baltimore, Independent City, MD

Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Locust Point Tobacco Warehouse, Northeast side of Fort Avenue, Baltimore, Independent City, MD

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Summary

Significance: Possibly, the oldest standing building at Locust Point. Built in 1880, the brick structure has three and one-half stories and measures 317' 4" in length by 80' 6" in width. The warehouse contains three compartments divided by solid brick walls, and three large elevators. The storage capacity of the entire building is 10,000 hogsheads.
Survey number: HAER MD-20

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Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Yearby, Jean P
Barrett, William E
Shore, Joanna
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Location

Baltimore, Maryland, United States39.29038, -76.61219
Google Map of 39.2903848, -76.6121893
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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