Glen Arm, Maryland

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Glen Arm
Unincorporated community
Glen Arm is located in Maryland
Glen Arm
Glen Arm
Location within the state of Maryland
Coordinates: 39°27′12″N 76°29′40″W / 39.45333°N 76.49444°W / 39.45333; -76.49444Coordinates: 39°27′12″N 76°29′40″W / 39.45333°N 76.49444°W / 39.45333; -76.49444
Country  United States of America
State  Maryland
County Baltimore
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 21057

Glen Arm is an unincorporated community in Baltimore County, Maryland, United States.[1]

Ravenshurst was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[2]

Glen Arm was once the home to a Grumman aircraft manufacturing plant. Today, the building serves as the American headquarters of and a warehouse for Ulla Popken women's clothing.[3] Until 1958, this community was served by the Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad at milepost 14.5. Glen Arm was home to American Attorney General, Charles Joseph Bonaparte, who was a great nephew of Napoleon, the French Emperor. While Attorney General, Charles Joseph Bonaparte created the Bureau of Investigation (now the FBI).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Geographic Names Information System". Glen Arm (Populated Place). U.S. Geological Survey. 2009-01-29. 
  2. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  3. ^ Larry Carson (Oct 14, 1997). "German clothing retailer to move to Grumman site; Glen Arm residents consulted about decision". The Sun - Baltimore, Md.