The Nite Lite Photo Quiz~

1campq The Nite Lite Photo Quiz~

It’s Monday and that means it’s quiz time! Can you name this Baltimore landmark? To see the answer, click “more”…

1campq1 The Nite Lite Photo Quiz~

Opened in 1856, Camden Station served as the grand passenger terminus for the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, the country’s first commercial railroad. For a period of time it dominated Baltimore’s skyline as the city’s tallest building, as it was designed to be taller than the Washington Monument. It now houses the Sports Legends Museum.

Camden Station itself is an historic artifact, as the first blood of the Civil War was shed outside the station’s northern portals on Pratt Street. Union troops, on foot from the President Street station to Camden Station, clashed with angry southern sympathizers, leading to the first Civil War battle. Abraham Lincoln also passed through the building on several occasions, once on his way to Gettysburg.

1pq2 The Nite Lite Photo Quiz~

blog comments powered by Disqus
Get Started Now
Get The App
Best Of BaltimoreGet all the best of Baltimore right here!

Listen Live