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Is the Washington Monument Sinking?

3 years agoNews : NewsFeed

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.
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Did Washington Monument sink or tilt from quake? Government surveyors trying to find out

Arts : Artdaily (3 years ago)

WASHINGTON (AP).- The Washington Monument cracked and crumbled when a 5.8-magnitude earthquake shook the nation's capital last year. But did it sink or tilt? A team of government surveyors is trying to find out. On Tuesday, surveyor... Read Post

4-Inch Crack Found in Washington Monument from Virginia Quake

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

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

Video: Tourists run as Washington Monument shakes during quake (The Lookout)

News : The Lookout (3 years ago)

The Lookout - The National Park Service released three new videos showing the inside of the Washington National Monument during the 5.8 East Coast quake that struck last month. In the video, you can see a park ranger glance up in h... Read Post


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