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Suwanee, Georgia 9/11 Memorial

 
 
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By J. Makali Bruton, June 22, 2015
1. Suwanee, Georgia 9/11 Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Remembrance
Our world can be reshaped in a single day.
September 11, 2001 was such a day.

This memorial includes a stainless steel sculpture
depicting an aerial view of Lower Manhattan,
historic timeline of the day's events, and a 1,628-pound
artifact recovered from the World Trade Center. This
twisted section of steel is a portion of an exterior panel
used on floors 101-104 of one of the towers.
This piece was given to Suwanee by the Port Authority
of New York and New Jersey.

Artistic display created by Marc Moulton
Statesboro, Georgia

Dedicated by the City of Suwanee
September 11, 2013

 
Location. 34° 3.414′ N, 84° 3.836′ W. Marker is in Suwanee, Georgia, in Gwinnett County. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Suwanee GA 30024, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chesser-Williams House (approx. 3.4 miles away); Aviation Tragedy (approx. 3.5 miles away); Peachtree Road (approx. 5.4 miles away); Home of Alice Harrell Strickland - Georgia's First Woman Mayor (approx. 5.6
Suwanee, Georgia 9/11 Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 22, 2015
2. Suwanee, Georgia 9/11 Memorial Marker
The marker is on the brick wall behind the sculpture. The remnant from the towers is to the far left.
miles away); The History of the Miniature Train Company (approx. 7.1 miles away); Fort Daniel (approx. 7.5 miles away); Hog Mountain Baptist Church (approx. 7.9 miles away); In Tribute to Ezzard Charles (approx. 8.1 miles away).
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 18, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 239 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 18, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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