Baltimore--Washington Parkway

DC border near the Anacostia R., NE to just below Jessup Rd. (MD 175)
Baltimore, Maryland

Historic Document

Baltimore--Washington Parkway is located in Prince George's County, Maryland certified as a historic location on Thursday May 09, 1991. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Road-Related. Baltimore--Washington Parkway was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Landscape Architecture, Transportation.

Baltimore--Washington Parkway Information

Other Name: Parkways of the National Capital Region MPS
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1942, 1950, 1954
Level of Governmental Significance: State, Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: National Park Service; Federal Bureau of Roads
Architectural Style: Parkway
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

Baltimore--Washington Parkway Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 13530
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 125
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 4
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Baltimore Historic Locations Prince George's County Historic Locations Maryland Historic Locations