The Magruder Branch was how PRR passenger trains (and now Amtrak) arrived in Washington, D.C.. The marker is an original mile marker at the District of Columbia line of the original railroad, Pennsylvania Railroad subsidiary Philadelphia, Baltimore,
Historic photos of railroading in Washington, D.C. area from Lee Rogers Photo Collection
Credit Line: Photo from Lee Rogers Collection of Washington, D.C. Chapter NRHS
Creator: National Railway Historical Society; Washington; D.C. Chapter; Inc.