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WASHINGTON meridian marker stone on the outer east wall of Meridian Hill Park in Washington, D.C.

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THE STONE
MARKING THE WASHINGTON MERIDIAN
WAS FORMERLY LOCATED 52 FEET 9 INCHES
WEST OF THIS TABLET.
WHICH WAS PRESENTED BY THE ARMY & NAVY CHAPTER
DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
1804 - 1923

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0001000/01802_0000019740 (added ca. 2006)



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0001000/01802_0000019730 (added ca. 2006)

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History, American
Location: 16th St & Crescent Pl NW Washington, D.C.

Nearest Metro: "U" Street - African-American Civil War Memorial - Cardoza (Green - Yellow) Columbia Heights (Green - Yellow) (click station name for all sculptures nearby) (dcMem ID #1802 )

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Columbia Heights History (incl Meridian)
Wikipedia article on Jefferson Pier (& other meridians)

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