Barney Circle in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Seafarers Yacht Club
African American Heritage Trail - Washington, D.C.
—1950 M Street —
Boats moored at the Seafarers Yacht Club, 1970.
Erected 2003 by Cultural Tourism, DC - funded by the DC Historic Preservation Office.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Washington, DC African American Heritage Trail marker series.
Location. 38° 52.757′ N, 76° 58.465′ W. Marker is in Barney Circle, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on M Street, SE east of Water Street, SE, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is on the fence outside the Seafarers Yacht Club compound
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elbridge Gerry (approx. 0.3 miles away); General Peterson Goodwyn (approx. 0.3 miles away); "The Healing Poles" (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Philip Sousa (approx. 0.3 miles away); Historic Congressional Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Heroes of 1814 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Barney at Bladensburg (approx. 0.4 miles away); U.S. Arsenal Explosion Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Barney Circle.
More about this marker. Automobile parking at all marinas on the river are apparently reserved for "members only".
Also see . . . Seafarers: Our Place on the River. (Submitted on October 9, 2015, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Categories. • African Americans • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Notable Places • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 8, 2015, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 311 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 9, 2015, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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