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Navy Yard in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

2003

Transportation Walk

 
 
2003 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 1, 2019
1. 2003 Marker
Inscription.  Dean Kamen introduces the battery operated self-balancing Segway Human Transporter. It carries people and small cargo 12 mph over a veriety of terrains.

Follow the transportation exhibition surrounding the Department of Transportation Headquarters

 
Erected by United States Department of Transportation.
 
Location. Marker has been reported damaged. 38° 52.527′ N, 77° 0.14′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from Tingey Street Southeast east of New Jersey Avenue Southeast, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington DC 20003, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Landing Gear and Wheels (here, next to this marker); 1607 (here, next to this marker); 2004 (a few steps from this marker); 1983 (a few steps from this marker); 1972-1978 (a few steps from this marker); 1966
2003 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 15, 2018
2. 2003 Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Arch Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); 1631 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 1, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 15, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 66 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on April 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   2. submitted on January 15, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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