- Maryland Route 520
Whites Neck Road Route information Maintained by MDSHA Length: 2.61 mi (4.20 km) Major junctions South end: Dead end near Bushwood North end: MD 239 in Bushwood Location Counties: St. Mary's Highway system ← MD 518 MD 521 →
Maryland Route 520 (MD 520) is a state highway in the U.S. state of Maryland. Known as Whites Neck Road, the state highway runs 2.61 miles (4.20 km) from a dead end at a boat ramp north to MD 239 in Bushwood in western St. Mary's County. MD 520 was constructed in 1933.
MD 520 begins at a boat ramp at the southern end of Whites Neck adjacent to the mouth of Whites Neck Creek at St. Catherine Sound, an embayment of the Wicomico River. The 18-foot (5.5 m) wide two-lane state highway heads west then north through farmland. MD 520 veers northeast through a forested area before crossing Whites Neck Creek and reaching its northern terminus at MD 239 (Bushwood Wharf Road) near the community of Bushwood.
The entire route is in Bushwood in St. Mary's County.
Destinations Notes 0.00 Dead end at boat ramp Southern terminus 2.61 MD 239 (Bushwood Wharf Road) Northern terminus 1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi
- ^ a b c "Highway Location Reference: St. Mary's County" (PDF). Maryland State Highway Administration. 2009. http://www.marylandroads.com/Location/2009_SAINTMARYS.pdf. Retrieved 2010-12-08.
- ^ Google, Inc. Google Maps – Maryland Route 520 (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?f=d&source=s_d&saddr=Whites+Neck+Rd&daddr=Whites+Neck+Rd&hl=en&geocode=FXqvRwIdNEZs-w%3BFewUSAIdvE9s-w&mra=ls&dirflg=w&sll=38.275687,-76.78658&sspn=0.015464,0.038581&ie=UTF8&t=h&z=14. Retrieved 2010-07-30.
- ^ Report of the State Roads Commission of Maryland. 1931-1934. Baltimore: Maryland State Roads Commission. 1934-12-28. p. 353. http://www.archive.org/details/reportofstateroa1931mary. Retrieved 2010-12-08.
- ^ Maryland State Roads Commission. Maryland: Official Highway Map (Map) (1956 ed.).
Roads in St. Mary's County, Maryland State highways
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