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

Cable Stayed Bridge

Transportation Walk

 
 
Cable Stayed Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 1, 2019
1. Cable Stayed Bridge Marker
Inscription.  The cables connect structure supporting the roadway and traffic to the tower, stiffening or staying the bridge and enabling the tower to carry the required load.

Bob Graham Sunshine Skyway Bridge.
©FIGG Engineering Group.

 
Erected by U.S. Department of Transportation.
 
Location. 38° 52.503′ N, 77° 0.114′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Tingey Street Southeast and 3rd Street 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 marker. 1977 (a few steps from this marker); 1631 (within shouting distance of this marker); 1786 (within shouting distance of this marker); Arch Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Three Gas Pumps (within shouting distance of this marker); 1775
Cable Stayed Bridge Display image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 1, 2019
2. Cable Stayed Bridge Display
(within shouting distance of this marker); 1607 (within shouting distance of this marker); 2003 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 1, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 2, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 58 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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