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"Southwest Waterfront Footbridge"

 
 
"Southwest Waterfront Footbridge" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, June 18, 2019
1. "Southwest Waterfront Footbridge" Marker
Inscription.  Built in 2004 as part of Mandarin Oriental, Washington D.C.'s development, this footbridge, connecting the hotel to Washington's Southwest Waterfront, was named and dedicated through a community-wide contest with The Washington Examiner in July 2007.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & ViaductsCommunications.
 
Location. 38° 53.001′ N, 77° 1.875′ W. Marker is in Southwest Federal Center in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker can be reached from Maryland Avenue Southwest west of 12th Street Southwest, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1330 Maryland Avenue Southwest, Washington DC 20024, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Annual Oyster Derby (approx. ¼ mile away); Escape Across the Potomac (approx. ¼ mile away); The General Dwight David Eisenhower Plaza (approx. ¼ mile away); Maine Avenue Fish Market (approx. ¼ mile away); Wilson Memorial Arch (approx. ¼ mile away); James Wilson (approx. ¼ mile away); Yates Building
"Southwest Waterfront Footbridge" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, June 18, 2019
2. "Southwest Waterfront Footbridge" Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Banneker Circle: Vista to the Past (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Southwest Federal Center.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 31, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 18, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 18, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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