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Boulder City in Clark County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Civil Engineering Monument of the Millennium

Hoover Dam

 
 
Civil Engineering Monument of the Millennium Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandie Kirchner, June 7, 2010
1. Civil Engineering Monument of the Millennium Marker
Inscription.
One of the finest examples of how civil engineering ingenuity shaped the development of society's quality of life in the 20th century.

 
Erected 2001 by American Society of Civil Engineers.
 
Location. 36° 0.998′ N, 114° 44.344′ W. Marker is in Boulder City, Nevada, in Clark County. Marker is on U.S. 93, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is lower marker on the far left in the row of markers at Hoover Dam. Marker is in this post office area: Boulder City NV 89005, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hoover Dam and Lake Mead (here, next to this marker); They Died to Make the Desert Bloom (here, next to this marker); They Laboured that Millions might see a Brighter Day (here, next to this marker); Dr. Elwood Mead (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Dr. Elwood Mead (here, next to this marker); Hoover Dam (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); High Scaler (about 700 feet away); Anson Smith (approx. 0.3 miles away in Arizona). Click for a list of all markers in Boulder City.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyLandmarksNotable Places
 
Civil Engineering Monument of the Millennium Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandie Kirchner, June 7, 2010
2. Civil Engineering Monument of the Millennium Marker
This marker is the lower marker in this photo.
Row of markers at Hoover Dam image. Click for full size.
By Sandie Kirchner, June 7, 2010
3. Row of markers at Hoover Dam
This marker is on the far left in the row of markers.
Hoover Dam and Visitor Center image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, April 19, 2009
4. Hoover Dam and Visitor Center
Markers are on the left side of the roadway by the flag pole.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 854 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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