1858 Architectural Plan for the Navy Yard

Check this out … it’s an old 1858 plan for the Navy Yard.

1858 plan of the Navy Yard
1858 plan of the Navy Yard

Source: Library of Congress

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Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.

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  • Jen

    Was there a NAVY YARD before this was built??? My 4th great grandpa Southey Parker was the SUPERINTENDENT OF THE NAVY DEPARTMENT by 1832 in DC he lived On G St between 18th & 19th streets…