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

Single Bit Bollard

 
 
Single Bit Bollard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 15, 2018
1. Single Bit Bollard Marker
Inscription. Completed under the direction of George W. Goethals, the 51-mile Panama Canal opens to shipping in 1914 and shortens the voyage from New York to San Francisco by 7,873 miles.
 
Erected by United States Department of Transportation.
 
Location. 38° 52.586′ N, 77° 0.162′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on M Street Southeast. 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. 1911 (here, next to this marker); 1908 (a few steps from this marker); 1903 (a few steps from this marker); 1919 (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named 1911 (a few steps from this marker); 1900/1920 (within shouting distance of this marker); 1923 (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named 1903 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Single Bit Bollard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 15, 2018
2. Single Bit Bollard Marker
 
 
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 57 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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