Riggs Park in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Civil War Defenses of Washington
The National Park Service maintains official trails and sites around the perimeter of the park to reduce environmental impacts and provide a safe and enjoyable experience for park visitors. For more information on these trails, visit:
Location. 38° 57.607′ N, 77° 0.446′ W. Marker is in Riggs Park, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on South Dakota Avenue NE north of New Hampshire Avenue NE, on the right. Touch for map. On the grounds of Legacy Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20011, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Legacy Memorial Park (here, next to this marker); Fort Slocum (approx. 0.3 miles away); WOOK-TV Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); Marlon Francisco Morales (approx. 0.4 miles away); Original Federal Boundary Stone NE 3 (approx. half a mile away); In Memory of Those Who Lost Their Lives on June 22, 2009 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Totten (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Totten (approx. 0.8 miles away).
Also see . . . Civil War Defenses of Washington Brochures. National Park Service (Submitted on March 24, 2018, by Devry Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 27, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2018, by Devry Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 24, 2018, by Devry Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.