Virginia Beach, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Seashore State Park
Erected 1939 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number KV-4.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps marker series.
Location. 36° 55.078′ N, 76° 3.149′ W. Marker is in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Marker is on Shore Drive (U.S. 60) near Great Neck Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. This marker is on the side of the road, just past the entrance to the park. Marker is in this post office area: Virginia Beach VA 23451, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civilian Conservation Corps Company 1371 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Landing State Park (about 400 feet away); Land Ho! (about 500 feet away); Chesapeake Indians First Landing (approx. 2.3 miles away); François Joseph Paul de Grasse (approx. 2½ miles away); Battle of the Capes (approx. 2½ miles away); Cape Henry Memorial (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Virginia Beach.
Regarding Seashore State Park. This park was renamed First Landing State Park in 1997 due to the belief that the Virginia Company first landed on the shores of the park before they went on to settle Jamestown.
Categories. • Environment •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 16, 2007, by Laura Troy of Burke, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,586 times since then and 28 times this year. Last updated on November 10, 2009, by Jeff Conner of Norfolk, Virginia. Photos: 1. submitted on September 16, 2007, by Laura Troy of Burke, Virginia. 2. submitted on October 16, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on September 19, 2007, by Laura Troy of Burke, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.