The Buckeystown Branch
— ICC Abandonment Filings —
|Baltimore & Ohio Railroad|
|Docket: 26926||11/26/1971||Section: 1(18)|
|Application for authority to abandon its Buckeystown Br., from VS 0+00 to the end of the branch at Buckeystown, VS 45+65.5, approx. 0.86 mi., in Frederick County, Md.|
|Length: 0.86 miles|
— User Comments —
The tracks here, including the main track switch, were still in place in the early 1970's, but no one had been back to Buckeystown since the mid '60's, at least.
The old timers told be there was a feed mill back there, but the main reason for the branch was a brickyard.