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Washington in Franklin County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Waterworks Building

1888-89

 
 
Waterworks Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 14, 2012
1. Waterworks Building Marker
Inscription.

This building was erected by the Interstate Gas and Waterworks Company. The building served not only as a pumping station for Washington's water supply but also as the home of the proprietor.

 
Location. 38° 33.624′ N, 91° 0.582′ W. Marker is in Washington, Missouri, in Franklin County. Click for map. Marker and building are in James W. Rennick Riverfront Park, about 300 feet east of the intersection of Front and Lafayette Streets. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Elbert Street, Washington MO 63090, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wir Sind Freunde - We Are Friends (a few steps from this marker); Washington (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lewis and Clark Expedition Across Missouri (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Frazer (within shouting distance of this marker); Daniel and Rebecca Bryan Boone (approx. 4.4 miles away); La Charrette (approx. 5.3 miles away); La Charrette Marthasville (approx. 5.3 miles away); a different marker also named The Lewis and Clark Expedition Across Missouri (approx. 5.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Washington.
 
Also see . . .  The History of Washington, Missouri
Waterworks Building image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 14, 2012
2. Waterworks Building
. (Submitted on December 5, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 233 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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