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Navy Yard in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

1827

Transportation Walk

 
 
1827 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 15, 2018
1. 1827 Marker
Inscription. New York City's first public transportation route operates the 12-seat stagecoach Accommodation. By 1832, horses pull metal-wheel street railway cars on metal tracks.

Follow the transportation exhibition surrounding the Department of Transportation Headquarters
 
Location. 38° 52.578′ N, 77° 0.066′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from M Street SE east of 4th Street SE, on the right when traveling east. 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. 1825 (here, next to this marker); 1833 (here, next to this marker); 1830 (a few steps from this marker); Railroad Freight Car Truck and Tracks (a few steps from this marker); 1840-1950 (a few steps from this marker); 1837 (a few steps from this marker); 1865-1869 (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named 1830 (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 15, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 15 times since then. Photo   1. 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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