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

Arch Bridge

Transportation Walk

 
 
Arch Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 2, 2018
1. Arch Bridge Marker
Inscription.
Arch Bridge

One of the strongest bridge types, the arch bridge was used extensively by the Romans. The arch carries the weight of the roadway and vehicular traffic to supports at each end.

Bayonne Bridge, Library of Congress, HAER, NJ, 9-BAYO, 1-1.

Transportation Walk

 
Erected by U.S. Department of Transportation.
 
Location. 38° 52.527′ N, 77° 0.113′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Tingey Street Southeast and 3rd Street SE on Tingey Street Southeast. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1200 New Jersey Ave SE, Washington DC 20003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1631 (a few steps from this marker); Three Gas Pumps (within shouting distance of this marker); 1786 (within shouting distance of this marker); 1775 (within shouting distance of this marker); 1607 (within shouting distance of this marker); 2003 (within shouting distance of this marker); Landing Gear and Wheels (within shouting distance of this marker); Cable Stayed Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
Arch Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 2, 2018
2. Arch Bridge Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 2, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 2, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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