Victoria in Capital Regional District, British Columbia — The Canadian Pacific
Twinning of Morioka, Japan and Victoria
commemorating the twinning of
Morioka, Japan and Victoria
and to the memory of
Dr. Inazo Nitobe
Mayor Daizo Ota [and] Mayor Peter Pollen
10th Anniversary of Twinning
Mayor Ohta • Mayor Cross
May 23, 1995
[Also in Japanese]
Erected 1985 by City of Victoria and City of Morioka.
Location. 48° 24.48′ N, 123° 21.955′ W. Marker is in Victoria, British Columbia, in Capital Regional District. Marker is on Dallas Road 0.3 kilometers east of Douglas Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is about 100 meters south of Dallas Road, along the Dallas Road Waterfront Trail, part of Beacon Hill Park. Marker is in this post office area: Victoria, British Columbia V8V, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Beacon Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Finlayson Point (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Signs of Lekwungen (about 240 meters away); "Tomorrow Run 91" Beacon Hill Park (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); “Journey For Lives” (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Terry Fox (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Miss Marilyn Bell (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Victoria.
Also see . . .
1. 25th Anniversary of Morioka-Victoria Twin City Agreement (2010). (Submitted on June 1, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. "48 Hours in Morioka, capital of 'Japan's Tibet'" (Reuters article, 2013). (Submitted on June 1, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Who Is Inazo Nitobe?. (Submitted on June 1, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 1, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 452 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 1, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.