Baltimore and Ohio R.R.

The Baltimore and Ohio was one of the oldest railroads in the nation and the first to break through the Allegheny Mountains to reach the Ohio River in 1857. In its 1880 time table the railroad stressed the natural features and wonders along its route and its picturesque sites. The road also used a massive map of the nation to expose its western connections.

About this Document

  • Source: Baltimore and Ohio R.R.
  • Publisher: Rand, McNally & Co., Printers
  • Published: Chicago
  • Date: 1880