Observatory Circle in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Sir Winston Churchill
1874 - 1965
was erected in 1966 by public subscription, on
the initiative of the English Speaking Union.
One foot stands on United States, one
on British Embassy grounds: a symbol of
Churchill’s Anglo-American descent, and of
the Alliance he did so much to forge, in
war and peace
Erected 1966 by The English Speaking Union.
Location. 38° 55.19′ N, 77° 3.69′ W. Marker is in Observatory Circle, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Massachusetts Avenue, NW north of 30th Street, NW. Click for map. Marker is on Embassy Row, just south of the British Embassy/Residence, between 30th Street and Observatory Circle, NW. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3100 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington DC 20008, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nelson Mandela (within shouting distance of this marker); Crown Princess Märtha of Norway (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dumbarton Oaks (approx. half a mile away); Parrott Ropewalk (approx. half a mile away); The Georgetown Heights Russian Orthodox Church of St. Nicholas (approx. half a mile away); The National War Memorial Shrine of the Russian Orthodox Church of America (approx. half a mile away); St. Vladimir Millennial Bell Tower (approx. half a mile away).
Also see . . .
1. Winston Churchill.org. (Submitted on May 16, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. Winston Churchill. from Wikipedia (Submitted on May 16, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Prime Minister; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; Embassy Row.
Categories. • Notable Persons • Politics • War, World II •
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