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Name Seward Street Stairs
Location Intersection of Douglas and Seward Streets
Length Very short
Stairs nearby Douglass Street Stairs
Seward Alley
Market & Danvers
Market & Storrie

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The Seward Street Stairs consist of two small staircases separated by a stretch of concrete sidewalk.  Seward Street skirts a steep hill.  The uphill side of Seward Street is too steep for the sidewalk and the street to connect, so the sidewalk is elevated several feet above the street.  The two small staircases allow access to the elevated sidewalk.

At the western end of the stairs, you'll find a public park maintained by local residents.  The lower end of the park contains a curving slide for the children while the upper end is a meticulously maintained public garden.  The park is built on a very steep hill and anyone with limited energy or mobility will find it difficult to access more than the lowest section.

If you are are considering a stairwalk, you can start at the Seward Street Stairs and head toward the park.  Turn left and head up the hill through the park.  At the top of the park is Corwin Street.  Turn left on Corwin and you'll shortly find yourself standing at the top of the Douglass Street Stairs.

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