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Enighed Community, St Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
 

Arthur S. Fairchild

 
 
Arthur S. Fairchild Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, 2011
1. Arthur S. Fairchild Marker
Inscription.
This Plaque Expresses Appreciation
and Perpetuates the Memory of
Arthur S. Fairchild
Long time friend and president of
St. Thomas who on December 27, 1946
donated the major portion of
Magens Bay Beach and 56 acres of
land in perpetuity to the municipality
of St. Thomas and St. John.

" The natural beauty and benefits
to be preserved for the enjoyment
of the inhabitants of the
Virgin Islands without
discrimination of any kind by reason
of race, color, or creed."

 
Erected by People of the Virgin Islands.
 
Location. 18° 21.848′ N, 64° 55.333′ W. Marker is in Enighed Community, St Thomas. Marker is on Magens Bay Road (Local Route 35), in the median. Click for map. Located at Magens Bay Beach. Marker is in this post office area: Enighed Community, St Thomas 00804, U.S. Virgin Islands.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Skytsborg (approx. 2.4 kilometers away in the U.S.); Frederick Lutheran Church (approx. 2.6 kilometers away in the U.S.); St. Thomas Community Bandmaster (approx. 2.7 kilometers away
Arthur S. Fairchild Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, February 10, 2011
2. Arthur S. Fairchild Marker
in US Virgin Islands); America's First Lady Addressed the People of St. Thomas (approx. 2.7 kilometers away); Fort Christian (approx. 2.7 kilometers away); St. Thomas' Liberty Bell Reproduction: (approx. 2.7 kilometers away); Philanthropy in the National Park Service (approx. 14.1 kilometers away in the U.S.); Laurance Rockefeller (approx. 14.1 kilometers away in the U.S.).
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Arthur S. Fairchild Marker at Magens Bay Beach Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, February 10, 2011
3. Arthur S. Fairchild Marker at Magens Bay Beach
Magens Bay Beach, looking northeast Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, April 18, 1988
4. Magens Bay Beach, looking northeast
Magens Bay Beach Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, February 10, 2011
5. Magens Bay Beach
Magens Bay Beach, looking southwest Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, February 10, 2011
6. Magens Bay Beach, looking southwest
Magens Bay Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, February 10, 2011
7. Magens Bay
 
 
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