The National Mall in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Washington City Canal on the Tiber Creek
Erected by Smithsonian.
Location. 38° 53.517′ N, 77° 2.011′ W. Marker is in The National Mall, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of 15 Street NW and Constitution Avenue NW, on the right when traveling north on 15 Street NW. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20560, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington Monument (within shouting distance of this Bulfinch Gate House (within shouting distance of this marker); Completing the Triangle (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Boy Scout Memorial (about 700 feet away); From Workers to Environment (about 800 feet away); Original Patentees Memorial (about 800 feet away); German-American Friendship Garden (approx. 0.2 miles away); To the Memory of Oscar S. Straus (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in The National Mall.
Also see . . .
1. What's Left of the Washington City Canal?. (Submitted on July 24, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
2. The Washington Canal: Cesspool in the Midst of the Nation's Capital. (Submitted on July 24, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
Categories. • African Americans • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 61 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 24, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.