Northwest in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Lock Keeper’s House
Erected 1928 by Office of Public Buildings and Public Parks.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal marker series.
Location. 38° 53.518′ N, 77° 2.385′ W. Marker is in Northwest, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Constitution Avenue (U.S. 50) and 17th Street, Northwest, on the right when traveling east on Constitution Avenue. Click for map. Plaque is affixed to the Lockkeeper's House, facing Constitution Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20006, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Canal Connection (here, next to this marker); The Washington City Canal (here, next to this marker); Bulfinch Gate House (within shouting distance of this marker); Ysabel I, La Catolica (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Home of the Pan American Union (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Northwest.
Regarding Lock Keeper’s House.
Also see . . .
1. Lockkeeper's House.
2. C&O Canal Association - Articles.
Categories. • Notable Buildings • Waterways & Vessels •
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