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Camden Yards and B&O Railroad Warehouse

Engineer / Architect: warehouse: Baldwin and Pennington; park: Hellmuth, Obata, and Kassabaum
Location: Bounded by Howard and Russell Streets on the east and west, and Camden and Lee Streets on the north and south
Baltimore, MD
Year Built: 1898-1905; 1992
Structural Form: baseball park; iron/steel/heavy timber framing with masonry facade (warehouse); steel frame with masonry facade (ballpark)
Historical Details: The reason for the unique geometry of this warehouse was that it had to be squeezed between the railroad yards on the east and S. Eutaw Street on the west.
Technical Details: N/A
Image Source(s): Rachel Sangree
References: J. Dorsey and J.D. Dilts, A Guide to Baltimore Architecture (Third Edition), Tidewater Publishers, Centreville, MD (1997), p. 229;
M.E Hayward and F.R. Shivers, Jr., the Architecture of Baltimore: An Illustrated History, The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore (2004), p. 171;
Historic American Engineering Record, Baltimore and Ohio Railroad: Camden Station, Warehouse Office Building. HABS No. MD-326-A. Retrieved March 15, 2005 from: Link

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