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Maryland Route 384

Maryland Route 384 marker

Maryland Route 384
Colesville Road
A map of Silver Spring, Maryland showing major roads.  Maryland Route 384 runs from MD 390 east to US 29.
Maryland Route 384 highlighted in red
Route information
Maintained by MDSHA
Length: 0.53 mi[1] (0.85 km)
Existed: 1929 – present
Major junctions
West end: MD 390 in Silver Spring
  MD 410 in Silver Spring
East end: US 29 / MD 97 in Silver Spring
Location
Counties: Montgomery
Highway system
MD 383 MD 387

Maryland Route 384 (MD 384) is a Montgomery County. The state highway also provides access to the Silver Spring station of the Washington Metro, which serves as a transit hub for commuter rail and bus service for the surrounding area. MD 384 and its railroad underpass were constructed in the late 1920s. The highway was expanded to a divided highway in the mid-1970s.

Contents

  • Route description 1
  • History 2
  • Junction list 3
  • See also 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6

Route description

MD 384 begins at MD 390 (16th Street) at the Blair Portal Wheaton. There is no direct access from MD 384 to MD 97 or from northbound US 29 to MD 384; those movements are made via Wayne Avenue.[1][2]

History

Colesville Road was extended southwest as a concrete road from the intersection of Colesville Road and Georgia Avenue to 16th Street at Blair Portal in 1929.[3][4] The highway's original underpass of the

  • MDRoads: MD 384

External links

  1. ^ a b c Highway Information Services Division (December 31, 2013). Highway Location Reference. Maryland State Highway Administration. Retrieved 2013-09-08. 
    • Montgomery County (PDF)
  2. ^ Google Inc. "Maryland Route 384". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?f=d&source=s_d&saddr=Colesville+Rd&daddr=Colesville+Rd&geocode=FXD5UgId5IVo-w%3BFeMHUwIdgqRo-w&hl=en&mra=ls&sll=38.993614,-77.032313&sspn=0.001905,0.004823&ie=UTF8&t=h&z=17. Retrieved 2010-05-18.
  3. ^ a b Uhl, G. Clinton; Bruce, Howard; Shaw, John K. (October 1, 1930). "Report of the State Roads Commission of Maryland" (1927–1930 ed.). Baltimore: Maryland State Roads Commission. pp. 67–68, 220. Retrieved 2013-09-08. 
  4. ^ a b Maryland Geological Survey. Map of Maryland Showing State Road System: State Aid Roads and Improved County Road Connections (Map) (1930 ed.).
  5. ^ Maryland Geological Survey. Map of Maryland Showing State Road System: State Aid Roads and Improved County Road Connections (Map) (1935 ed.).
  6. ^ Reindollar, Robert M.; George, Joseph M.; McCain, Russell H. (December 20, 1950). "Report of the State Roads Commission of Maryland" (1949–1950 ed.). Baltimore: Maryland State Roads Commission. p. 126. Retrieved 2013-09-08. 
  7. ^ Maryland State Highway Administration. Maryland: Official Highway Map (Map) (1975–76 ed.).

References

See also

Mile
[1]
km Destinations Notes
0.00 0.00 MD 390 (16th Street) – Washington, Wheaton Western terminus; no direct access from southbound MD 390 to MD 384
0.25 0.40 MD 410 (East–West Highway) – Takoma Park, Bethesda
0.53 0.85 Washington, Columbia Eastern terminus; no direct access from northbound US 29 (Georgia Avenue) to westbound MD 384 or from MD 384 to northbound MD 97
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi
. Montgomery County, Silver SpringThe entire route is in

Junction list

[7] MD 384 was expanded to a divided highway in 1975.[6]

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