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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, January 15, 2018
1. Three Gas Pumps Marker
Inscription.
Three Gas Pumps
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.

Vacationers headed for Virginia beaches, July 4, 1959.
National Archives 306-PS-59-9666.
Transportation Walk

 
Erected by United States Department of Transportation.
 
Location. 38° 52.526′ N, 77° 0.094′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from New Jersey Avenue NW north of Tingey Street SE, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1775 (here, next to this marker); 1786 (a few steps from this marker); 1969 (a few steps from this marker); Arch Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); 1631 (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); 1806 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
Categories. Roads & Vehicles
 
Three Gas Pumps Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 15, 2018
2. Three Gas Pumps Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 15, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 32 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 15, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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