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Virginia Beach, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Seal of the City of Virginia Beach

 
 
Seal of the City of Virginia Beach Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 13, 2010
1. Seal of the City of Virginia Beach Marker
Inscription. The Cape Henry Lighthouse & Cross in the seal's center symbolize the beginning of Virginia Beach as well as the United States. The bright sky, sunshine, blue water & sandy beach indicate the importance of tourism & the pleasure of nature available. The strawberry leaves indicate the value of agriculture to the city's economy. Marlins around the seal perimeter represent sports, fishing, boating and other water activities.
 
Location. 36° 49.872′ N, 76° 7.533′ W. Marker is in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Edwin Drive and South Boulevard, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located in Mount Trashmore Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 310 Edwin Drive, Virginia Beach VA 23452, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. History of Thalia/Aunt Penny's Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Pembroke Manor House (approx. 1.5 miles away); Princess Anne County Training School/Union Kempsville High School (approx. 2 miles away); Kempsville (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Testing of Grace Sherwood (approx. 2.5 miles away);
Seal of the City of Virginia Beach Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 13, 2010
2. Seal of the City of Virginia Beach Marker
Francis Land House (approx. 2.7 miles away); Old Donation Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); Lynnhaven House (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Virginia Beach.
 
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Seal of the City of Virginia Beach atop Mount Trashmore image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 13, 2010
3. Seal of the City of Virginia Beach atop Mount Trashmore
Steps to the top of Mount Trashmore image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 13, 2010
4. Steps to the top of Mount Trashmore
Lake Trashmore Bank Stabilization image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 13, 2010
5. Lake Trashmore Bank Stabilization
Lake Trashmore image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 13, 2010
6. Lake Trashmore
Seal of the City of Virginia Beach image. Click for full size.
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7. Seal of the City of Virginia Beach
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 15, 2011, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 665 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 15, 2011, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.   7. submitted on October 19, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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