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Lamberts Point in Norfolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

"Connections"

 
 
"Connections" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 30, 2021
1. "Connections" Marker
Inscription.  The Connections monument is a collection of standard practical connections used in steel construction. Civil engineers have developed the assembly methods depicted here over hundreds of years. This representation is also used as an instructional tool in structural design courses. Connections was provided by the Lynchburg Steel Company.
 
Erected 2001 by Lynchburg Steel Company.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicEducationIndustry & Commerce.
 
Location. 36° 53.155′ N, 76° 18.343′ W. Marker is in Lamberts Point in Norfolk, Virginia. Marker is on Elizabeth River Trail 0.1 miles south of West 49th Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4537 Hampton Blvd, Norfolk VA 23508, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Quarantine Road (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Norfolk Light Artillery Blues (approx. 0.2 miles
The <i>Connections</i> Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 30, 2021
2. The Connections Sculpture
away); Old Academic Building Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Norfolk 17 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Craney Island (approx. 1.7 miles away); Father Ryan's Home (approx. 1.8 miles away); Camp Talbot (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lamberts Point.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 31, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 31, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 31, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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