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Frederick and Hagerstown, MD
Alternate US 40 serves as a route connecting Frederick and Hagerstown
in the eastern panhandle of Maryland. Paralleling I-70 and US 40 to
the south, Alternate US 40 runs through Middletown and Bonesboro as
the Old National Pike, a predecessor to US 40, the Baltimore National
Pike, and I-70, the newer Washington National Pike.
Eastern End | Western
End · US 40, west of Frederick
Alternate US 40 eastbound at its end at US 40 near Frederick.
Here US 40 is a divided arterial highway full of businesses on each
Timothy Reichard 8/25/02
US 40 westbound approaching the beginning of Alternate US 40. US
40 used to continue straight ahead here on current Alternate US 40
instead of curving to the right on the newer alignment. Alternate
US 40 can be seen in the distance behind the top-right corner of the
photo (Terraserver/USGS, 1993): The eastern end intersection of
Alternate US 40 with US 40.
End · US 40, Hagerstown
To the west, Alternate US 40 begins along US 40/Franklin Street westbound
in Hagerstown. Alternate US 40 follows Locust Street.
Making the left, Alternate US 40 begins, marked with a confirmation
photo (Terraserver/USGS, 1993): The western end intersections
of Alternate US 40 and US 40.