Patapsco station

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Patapsco
MTA Maryland 9863.jpg
An MTA Maryland bus at Patapsco station in 2010
Location 751 West Patapsco Avenue
Halethorpe, Maryland
Coordinates 39°14′31.11″N 76°37′47.47″W / 39.2419750°N 76.6298528°W / 39.2419750; -76.6298528Coordinates: 39°14′31.11″N 76°37′47.47″W / 39.2419750°N 76.6298528°W / 39.2419750; -76.6298528
Owned by Maryland Transit Administration
Line(s) Baltimore Light Rail
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections Bus transport14
Bus transport 16
Bus transport 17
Bus transport 51
Bus transport 77
Construction
Parking 216 free spaces
Services
Preceding station   MTA Maryland   Following station
Light Rail
Hunt Valley – BWI Marshall
toward Hunt Valley
Light Rail
Hunt Valley – Cromwell

Patapsco station is a Baltimore Light Rail station in Halethorpe, Maryland. The stop is located along Patapsco Avenue from which its name is derived. The station serves as a hub for several MTA bus routes. Patapsco was the final stop along the line for a period from September 1992 until April 1993, when the line was extended to Linthicum.

The station has 216 spaces for commuters,[1] some of that allow for overnight parking. Patapasco station was the original northern terminus of the Baltimore and Annapolis Railroad, which connected to the Curtis Bay Branch of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad.

Bus routes 14, 17, 51, and 77 lay over at the station. Route 16 also passes through the station in both directions along its route.

Layout[edit]

Side platform, doors open on right
Southbound toward BWI Marshall Airport. Next stop: Baltimore Highlands.
Southbound toward Cromwell. Next stop: Baltimore Highlands.
Northbound toward Hunt Valley. Next stop: Cherry Hill
Side platform, doors open on right

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Light Rail Parking". Maryland Transit Administration. December 2005. Retrieved 2008-05-30. 

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