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Jamestown in James City County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

First Poles

1608 1958

 
 
First Poles Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 17, 2016
1. First Poles Marker
Inscription.
Landed in Jamestown, Virginia
October 1, 1608
Arrived aboard the British sailer
“Mary and Margaret”
Michal Lowioki Zbigniew Stefanski
Jan Bogdan Jan Mata
Stanislaw Sadowski
Donated by
The Polish Faloons of America

 
Erected by The Polish Faloons of America.
 
Location. 37° 13.572′ N, 76° 46.959′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, Virginia, in James City County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Colonial Parkway and Jamestown Road (Virginia Route 31), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. This marker is located on the Quadricentennial Plaza at the Jamestown Settlement. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2110 Jamestown Road, Williamsburg VA 23185, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Alaska (here, next to this marker); Hawaii (here, next to this marker); Arizona (here, next to this marker); New Mexico (here, next to this marker); Delaware (here, next to this marker); Pennsylvania (here, next to this marker); New Jersey (here, next to this marker); Jamestown Settlement (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jamestown.
 
Categories. Colonial EraExplorationSettlements & Settlers
 
Voyage of the Godspeed image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 17, 2016
2. Voyage of the Godspeed
This dedication plaque is located next to the First Poles marker.
First Poles Marker-Located on the left of the Voyage of the Godspeed plaque image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 17, 2016
3. First Poles Marker-Located on the left of the Voyage of the Godspeed plaque
First Poles Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 17, 2016
4. First Poles Marker
This marker is located on the north end of the Quadricentennial Plaza.
Voyage of the Godspeed Fountain image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 17, 2016
5. Voyage of the Godspeed Fountain
This fountain is located at the south end of the Quadricentennial Plaza.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 23, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 131 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 23, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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