"Earthoid" Water Storage Tank - Germantown MD
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member HaricotVert_52
N 39° 11.095 W 077° 14.980
18S E 305695 N 4339708
Quick Description: This water storage tank is located on the campus of Montgomery College in Germantown, Maryland. On a hilltop, this "Big Blue Marble" can be seen from the nearby interstate and from around the area.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 9/7/2009 6:03:47 PM
Waymark Code: WM7668
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Webfoot
Views: 17

Long Description:
This a storage tank for the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission, the local water authority, built by the Chicago Bridge and Iron Company. It was painted by Peter A. Freudenberg who, according to online research, painted several large scale projects of this type. In 1980, it won a "Steel Tank of the Year" award from the Steel Plate Fabricators Association.
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