Kingman Island

Kingman Island and Heritage Island are in Northeast and Southeast , in the . Both islands are man-made, built from material dredged from the Anacostia River and completed in 1916.

Notable Places in the Area

is a defunct multi-purpose stadium in It is located about two miles due east of the , near the west bank of the and next to the D.C. is situated 3,100 feet southwest of Kingman Island. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The Ethel Kennedy Bridge is a beam bridge built in 2004 that carries over the in It is an eight-lane bridge with pedestrian lanes on both sides. is situated 830 feet northeast of Kingman Island. Photo: Antony-22, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a bridge that carries East Capitol Street across the in in the . is situated 2,300 feet south of Kingman Island. Photo: Antony-22, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is an arboretum in northeast , operated by the United States Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service. is situated 1 mile north of Kingman Island. Photo: Cliff, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

refers to the area just north of and Union Station, but south of . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a small neighborhood in Northeast , in the United States. is situated 1½ miles northwest of Kingman Island. Photo: Jack Boucher, Public domain.

is the name of a small industrial and residential neighborhood in Northeast It is bounded by New York Avenue NE to the south and southeast, Bladensburg Road to the west, and South Dakota Avenue to the northeast. is situated 1½ miles north of Kingman Island. Photo: Egunt07, CC BY 3.0.

Kingman Island

38.896° or 38° 53' 45.4" north
-76.9644° or 76° 57' 51.9" west
Open Location Code
10 feet (3 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Burnham Barrier
  • Dutch: Kingman Island
  • English: Burnham Barrier
  • Faroese: Kingmanoyggj
  • Spanish: Isla Kingman

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