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

Three Gas Pumps

Transportation Walk

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, April 1, 2019
1. Three Gas Pumps Marker
Inscription.  Increased automobile use and interstate trucking companies spur the growth of the largest of roads in the world. Rural areas are linked to major economic centers.
 
Erected by U.S. Department of Transportation.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceRoads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the D.C. - Transportation Walk series list. A significant historical date for this entry is July 4, 1959.
 
Location. 38° 52.526′ N, 77° 0.094′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker can be reached from New Jersey Avenue Southeast north of Tingey Street Southeast, on the right when traveling north. 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. 1775 (here, next to this marker); 1786 (here, next to this marker); 1977 (a few steps from this marker); 1969 (a few steps from this marker); 1631 (within shouting distance of this marker); Arch Bridge
Three Gas Pumps Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 15, 2018
2. Three Gas Pumps Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Four Bicycles and a Three-Wheeler (within shouting distance of this marker); 1804-1806 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
Three Gas Pumps Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 1, 2019
3. Three Gas Pumps Marker
One of the pumps has been removed.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 15, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 75 times since then and 2 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.   3. 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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