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Retro Baltimore Trivia: Where did Lombard Street get its name?

Retro Baltimore Trivia: Where did Lombard Street get its name?
A pedestrian crosses East Lombard Street above South Chester Street in 1962. (Richard Stacks / Baltimore Sun)

Readers: Think you know your Baltimore? Try answering our weekly trivia question. Some weeks will be ridiculously easy, some weeks a bit more challenging. Here’s last week’s trivia:

QUESTION: Where did Lombard Street get its name?

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ANSWER: Named for the town of Guardia Lombardi in Italy. Lombard Street in Baltimore was where the Italians initially settled.

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