Washington Grove (MARC station)

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This article is about the MARC Train station on the Brunswick Line. For the community, see Washington Grove, Maryland.
Washington Grove
MARC commuter rail station
Washington Grove Station.jpg
The station at Washington Grove in July 2012.
Location 100 Railroad Street
Washington Grove, MD 20877
Coordinates 39°08′11″N 77°10′39.5″W / 39.13639°N 77.177639°W / 39.13639; -77.177639Coordinates: 39°08′11″N 77°10′39.5″W / 39.13639°N 77.177639°W / 39.13639; -77.177639
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Parking Yes
Preceding station   MARC   Following station
Brunswick Line

Washington Grove is a passenger rail station on the MARC Brunswick Line, which runs from Washington, D.C. to Martinsburg, WV and Frederick, MD.[1] The station serves a historic community near Washington, D. C. that was a summer retreat for many of its citizens during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, but that recently have become year-round residences without destroying the outward appearance of the original structures in the community. Originally the rail connection provided the transportation to the community, which is designed only for pedestrian use along footpaths.


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