As the tangle of utility lines hint, here at the intersection of Railroad
Avenue and Tinmill Road the streetcar and railroad came ashore in Sparrows
Point. A loop permitted the streetcars to turn around. The NCRY ended
here, but the B&SP had continued east into the factory area, so this tour
will extend to show that too.
At photo time Tradepoint Atlantic was repurposing the area into a new
commercial area and port. A few years before Tradepoint arrived, the PBR had
been renamed the Baltimore Industrial Railroad. Tradepoint renamed that to