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Historic city corner stone

Looking for less tourist things to see in the National Mall, the Jefferson Pier came up. It is... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
Prawet J
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
What an interesting stone

I came across the stone as I walked the distance between Lincoln Memorial towards the Washington... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2016
TERRAvelista
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London
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10 Oct 2017
“Historic city corner stone”
10 Jun 2016
“What an interesting stone”
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2 15th Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20007
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Looking for less tourist things to see in the National Mall, the Jefferson Pier came up. It is also known as Jefferson Stone or Jefferson Pier Stone. According to the history, small stone was place as the plan to make a triangle of the President...More

1  Thank Prawet J
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Reviewed 10 June 2016

I came across the stone as I walked the distance between Lincoln Memorial towards the Washington Monument and stopped to pose barefoot in the grass at the imaginary line between White House and Jefferson memorial and then I noticed the stone: it marks the second...More

Thank TERRAvelista
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Reviewed 17 January 2016

At first I thought this was going to be a sidestep in the Jefferson memorial and then we found out it is marks the second prime meridian of the United States nowhere near the Jefferson Memorial, lol. I wouldn’t recommend going about looking for it...More

Thank Daniel A
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Reviewed 27 September 2015

Another piece of 'forgotten Washington' and 'Forgotten History' about the Monument. In 1783 (6 years before the Constitution and the Country we call home) the Continental Congress voted funds for a statue of Washington. After the Country was born, L'Enfant, the architect of the City,...More

5  Thank etweeden
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