Map Map of the located route of the Metropolitan Rail Road and the adjacent country comprising the District of Columbia and the counties of Montgomery, Frederick, and Washington in the state of Maryland, Francis Dodge president M.R.R. Company, Edmund French, chief engineer, W. R. Hutton draughtsman, completed April 30, 1855 from surveys made in 1853 and 1854.

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Title
Map of the located route of the Metropolitan Rail Road and the adjacent country comprising the District of Columbia and the counties of Montgomery, Frederick, and Washington in the state of Maryland, Francis Dodge president M.R.R. Company, Edmund French, chief engineer, W. R. Hutton draughtsman, completed April 30, 1855 from surveys made in 1853 and 1854.
Summary
Topographical map of part of Maryland showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, canals, the Washington Aqueduct, roads, and railroads with mileage on the main survey line. Chartered in 1853.
Contributor Names
Hutton, Wm. R. (William Rich), 1826-1901.
Metropolitan Railroad Company (Georgetown, Washington, D.C)
Created / Published
[Washington, 1855]
Subject Headings
-  Metropolitan Railroad Company (Georgetown, Washington, D.C)--Maps
-  Railroads--Maryland--Maps
-  Railroads--Maryland--Planning--Maps
-  Railroads--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Railroads--Washington (D.C.)--Planning--Maps
-  Canals--Maryland--Planning--Maps
-  Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (Md. and Washington, D.C.)--Maps
-  Washington Aqueduct (Md. and Washington, D.C.)--Maps
-  United States--Maryland
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
Notes
-  Scale 1:126,720.
-  LC Railroad maps, 460
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
Medium
map 60 x 94 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3841.P3 1855 .H82
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3841p.rr004600
Library of Congress Control Number
98688711
Online Format
image
Description
Topographical map of part of Maryland showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, canals, the Washington Aqueduct, roads, and railroads with mileage on the main survey line. Chartered in 1853.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98688711
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Hutton, Wm. R, and Metropolitan Railroad Company. Map of the located route of the Metropolitan Rail Road and the adjacent country comprising the District of Columbia and the counties of Montgomery, Frederick, and Washington in the state of Maryland, Francis Dodge president M.R.R. Company, Edmund French, chief engineer, W. R. Hutton draughtsman, completed April 30, 1855 from surveys made in 1853 and 1854. [Washington, 1855] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688711/. (Accessed July 29, 2017.)

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Hutton, W. R. & Metropolitan Railroad Company. (1855) Map of the located route of the Metropolitan Rail Road and the adjacent country comprising the District of Columbia and the counties of Montgomery, Frederick, and Washington in the state of Maryland, Francis Dodge president M.R.R. Company, Edmund French, chief engineer, W. R. Hutton draughtsman, completed April 30, 1855 from surveys made in 1853 and 1854. [Washington] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688711/.

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Hutton, Wm. R, and Metropolitan Railroad Company. Map of the located route of the Metropolitan Rail Road and the adjacent country comprising the District of Columbia and the counties of Montgomery, Frederick, and Washington in the state of Maryland, Francis Dodge president M.R.R. Company, Edmund French, chief engineer, W. R. Hutton draughtsman, completed April 30, 1855 from surveys made in 1853 and 1854. [Washington, 1855] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/98688711/>.