Georgetown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Francis Scott Key Bridge
Francis Scott Key
Author of the Star Spangled Banner
September 14, 1814
Then conquer we must for our cause it is just
And this be our Motto In God is our Trust
Erected by the National Society
United States Daughters of 1812 - April 21, 1924
Erected 1924 by U.S. Daughters of 1812.
Location. 38° 54.291′ N, 77° 4.116′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Key Bridge (U.S. 29), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20007, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Francis Scott Key (within shouting distance of this marker); The Star-Spangled Banner (within shouting distance of this marker); Francis Scott Key Park (within shouting distance of this marker); An Industrial Georgetown (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Forrest Marbury House (about 300 feet away); Prospect House (about 400 feet away); The Exorcist Steps (about 500 feet away); Hollywood on the Potomac (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Man-Made Features • Notable Persons • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 4, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 53 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 4, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.