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

1971

 
 
1971 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 12, 2018
1. 1971 Marker
Inscription. The final game in Washington ends in a forfeit win for the Yankees when fans storm the field. For over three decades the Nation's Capital is without a major league team.
 
Location. 38° 52.282′ N, 77° 0.454′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Potomac Avenue SE east of South Capitol Street SE, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1500 South Capitol Street SE, Washington DC 20003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 2005 (here, next to this marker); 1961 (here, next to this marker); 1948 (a few steps from this marker); 1937 (a few steps from this marker); 1924 (within shouting distance of this marker); 1910 (within shouting distance of this marker); 1859 (within shouting distance of this marker); Frank Oliver Howard (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
Categories. Sports
 
1971 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 12, 2018
2. 1971 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 12, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 57 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 12, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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