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Natsios Young Architects


21 July 2004

Maps: Mapquest.com
Color aerial photos: Seamless.usgs.gov
Black and white photos: Library of Congress, Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) and the Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) Links with black and white photos go to the Library of Congress for larger images.



Eyeballing
the
Washington DC Bridges and Tunnels

POTOMACT RIVER BRIDGES
American Legion Memorial Bridge (formerly Cabin John Bridge)

Chain Bridge

Francis Scott Key Bridge

Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Bridge

Arlington Memorial Bridge

George Mason, Rochambeau, Arland D. Williams, Outlet, Francis Case Memorial, Metro and Long Railroad Bridges

Woodrow Wilson Memorial Bridge

ANACOSTIA RIVER BRIDGES

Frederic Douglass Memorial Bridge

11th Street and Office Kevin J. Welsh Memorial Bridges

John Philip Sousa Bridge

Conrail Bridge

Whitney Young Memorial Bridge (formerly East Capitol Street Bridge)

Benning and Metro Bridges

Baltimore-Washington Parkway and Amtrak Bridges

TUNNELS

Interstate 395 and Railway Tunnels

POTOMAC RIVER BRIDGES

Arranged north to south downriver.

Color aerials of bridges are the same scale.

American Legion Memorial Bridge (formerly Cabin John Bridge)

Chain Bridge

Francis Scott Key Bridge

KEY BRIDGE AERIAL VIEW LOOKING NORTH
HAER, DC,WASH,583-3


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Theodore Roosevelt Bridge

Arlington Memorial Bridge

AERIAL VIEW LOOKING NORTH FROM ARLINGTON TOWARDS LINCOLN MEMORIAL
HAER, DC,WASH, 563-20


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ARLINGTON MEMORIAL BRIDGE, HAER, DC,WASH, 563-5


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ARLINGTON MEMORIAL BRIDGE, LIFT SPAN MECHANISM, HAER, DC,WASH, 563-16


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ARLINGTON MEMORIAL BRIDGE, LIFT SPAN MECHANISM, HAER, DC,WASH, 563-18


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George Mason, Rochambeau, Arland D. Williams, Outlet, Francis Case Memorial, Metro and Long Railroad Bridges

METRO (at left) AND LONG RAILROAD (at right) BRIDGES AERIAL VIEW LOOKING NORTHEAST
HAER, DC,WASH, 585-3


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GEORGE MASON AND ROCHAMBEAU (far left), ARLAND D. WILLIAMS (next left), METRO (next left) AND LONG RAILROAD BRIDGES, AERIAL VIEW LOOKING NORTH
HAER, DC,WASH, 585-4


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OUTLET BRIDGE (at left) and FRANCIS CASE MEMORIAL BRIDGE (at right) AERIAL VIEW NORTHEAST ALONG THE MARYLAND AVENUE CORRIDOR FROM THE TIDAL BASIN.
HABS, DC,WASH,618-1


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Woodrow Wilson Memorial Bridge


ANACOSTIA RIVER BRIDGES

Arranged south to north upriver.

Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge

11th Street (right) and Officer Kevin J. Welsh Memorial (left) Bridges

John Philip Sousa Bridge


Conrail Bridge

Whitney Young Memorial Bridge (formerly East Capitol Street Bridge)

AERIAL VIEW OF EAST CAPITOL STREET CORRIDOR, LOOKING
WEST FROM ANACOSTIA, MD.
HABS, DC,WASH, 596-4


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HABS, DC,WASH,612-6


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Benning and Metro Bridges


Baltimore-Washington Parkway and Amtrak Bridges

ANACOSTIA RIVER RAILROAD BRIDGE, LOOKING SOUTH.
(Baltimore and Washington Parkway Bridge at bottom)
HAER, DC, WASH, 559-7

(Reversed from color photo)


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TUNNELS

Interstate 395 and Railway Tunnels


Source: http://www.terraserver-usa.com
AERIAL VIEW OF JUDICIARY SQUARE (RIGHT SIDE OF PHOTOGRAPH), LOOKING SOUTH FROM ABOVE THE CENTER LEG FREEWAY.
HABS, DC,WASH,609-1


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RAIL YARD BEHIND UNION STATION. WASHINGTON, D. C. Sec. 1201, MP 137.00. 5. 'A' INTERLOCKING TOWER AND TURNTABLE BEHIND UNION STATION. WASHINGTON, D. C. Sec. 1201, MP 137.50.
HAER, DC,WASH,559-4


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AERIAL VIEW OF THE WEST GROUNDS OF THE CAPITOL, UNION PLAZA AND REFLECTING POOL AND THE BOTANIC GARDENS, LOOKING NORTH FROM OVER FIRST STREET, SW.
HABS, DC,WASH,615-2


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AERIAL VIEW SOUTHWEST ALONG DELAWARE AVENUE CORRIDOR FROM ABOVE UNION STATION.
HABS, DC,WASH,592-4


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AERIAL VIEW OF MARYLAND AVENUE LOOKING SOUTHWEST FROM FIRST STREET, NE.
HABS, DC,WASH,618-2


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AERIAL VIEW OF STATION AND PLAZA; LOOKING NORTHEAST
HABS, DC,WASH,641-1


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SUPREME COURT, AERIAL VIEW OF MARYLAND AVENUE AND EAST CAPITOL STREET CORRIDOR, LOOKING NORTHEAST FROM THE CAPITOL DOME.
HABS, DC,WASH,618-8


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LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, VIEW SOUTHEAST ON PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE FROM THE CAPITOL DOME.
HABS, DC,WASH,627-13


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AERIAL VIEW WITH PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE CORRIDOR, LOOKING NORTHWEST FROM SEVENTH AND D STREETS, SE.
HABS, DC,WASH, 627-5


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AERIAL VIEW ALONG AXIS OF NEW JERSEY AVENUE, SE, LOOKING NORTHWEST TO THE CAPITOL FROM M STREET, SE.
HABS, DC,WASH,624-2


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AERIAL VIEW SOUTHEAST ALONG NEW JERSEY AVENUE FROM THE DOME OF THE CAPITOL.
HABS, DC,WASH,624-5


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