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— We meet the third Tuesday
of every month at 8:00 PM in the Montgomery
Country Executive Office Building, 101 Monroe
Street, Rockville, MD. We welcome visitors. Get directions.
— If it snows on meeting day, we follow the
decision of Montgomery County. If the county
government closes its offices
(not school events), the meeting is cancelled.
You can check the county
web page for Community Use of Public Facilities. Click on the link for Emergency/Closings. If the weather looks questionable,
the chapter webmaster will update this web page
about 6 p.m. on the night of the meeting.
|Parking — There are many parking alternatives for the
membership meeting. See a map with
Photos — See a sample of
photos from our chapter.
|Visiting our area? — As railfans, we can offer sightseeing
suggestions for visitors to the Washington, D.C.
area. Sample our collective wisdom.
Requiem for a CPL - CSX Baltimore
On May 17, 2014, CSX crews dismantled the color position light (CPL) signal bridge, dwarfs, and masts at the Bailey's Wye interlocking in downtown Baltimore. Chapter members John and Stephen Sery made a video to document the moment and pay tribute to those long-standing sentinels of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad.
|Chapter Information — Learn more about our chapter and how to become
|Publications — We
offer several publications for sale.
|Read chapter member Bob Cohen's history
of railroading in the Washington, D.C. area.
|Just for Fun:
Wayne Sherwin uses his digital editing skills to
create some interesting images.