Tom

Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.

Taking a Break

puppies like to sleep

We are 184 posts in and it’s time to take a little break. Thank you to everyone out there who has been extremely supportive in reading the blog and giving us some great feedback. You make it very much worthwhile, …

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Proposed Tunnel From Mount Clare to Patterson Park

proposed tunnel (1909)

This is an interesting illustration that we dug up in The Baltimore Sun. It’s from an article printed on May 7th, 1909. Source: The Baltimore Sun Here’s a similar route on today’s Google Map of the area. [googlemaps https://maps.google.com/maps?f=d&source=s_d&saddr=poppleton+and+pratt+st+baltimore&daddr=Patterson+Park,+Baltimore,+MD&hl=en&geocode=FWp0VwIdabBu-ykpvUMjVwPIiTHN4npJAmJ_jw%3BFRCFVwIdqHVv-yFX6qzKztweKClbYItLcQTIiTFX6qzKztweKA&aq=0&oq=patterson+par&sll=39.28797,-76.607024&sspn=0.096324,0.058537&dirflg=w&mra=ltm&ie=UTF8&ll=39.287944,-76.606979&spn=0.00453,0.050056&t=m&output=embed]

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