North Central in Virginia Beach, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
History of Thalia/Aunt Penny's Park
Aunt Penny’s Park. This private park is to honor John J. and Paula L. “Aunt Penny” Collins for their unique contributions to the community of Thalia. They established one of the very first commercial businesses in Thalia, pre-1950. Their “Cabins-in-the-Pines”,
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & Settlers • War, World II. A significant historical year for this entry is 1807.
Location. 36° 50.495′ N, 76° 6.963′ W. Marker is in North Central in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Marker is on Thalia Station Drive south of Virginia Beach Boulevard (U.S. 58), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Virginia Beach VA 23452, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Ashby (approx. ¼ mile away); Lake Trashmore Bank Stabilization (approx. 0.9 miles away); Seal of the City of Virginia Beach (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Pembroke Manor House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Founders and Veterans of Lynnhaven Parish Church (approx. 1.9 miles away); Old Donation Church (approx. 1.9 miles away); “The Brick Church” (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Trial of 1706 (approx. 1.9 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 29, 2009, by Kristin Rollins of Portsmouth, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,438 times since then and 10 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on July 29, 2009, by Kristin Rollins of Portsmouth, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.