In light of last year's quake, National Park Service officials are conducting a survey to determine the exact status of D.C.'s currently-shuttered Washington Monument.
The National Park Service has issued a report in which they state that the earthquake damaged Washington Monument has been subjected to extensive cracking and chipped stones near its peak, damage that has left the structure suscepti... Read Post
Cracking was found in the stones at the top of the Washington Monument Tuesday evening, the National Park Service reported. The crack was located in one of the triangular faces at the top of the monument. It runs at an angle, and me... Read Post