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Yorktown in York County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Yorktown Bicentennial Pine Trees

 
 
Yorktown Bicentennial Pine Trees Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 23, 2016
1. Yorktown Bicentennial Pine Trees Marker
Inscription.

These pines were planted on
16 November 1981
in recognition of the
Yorktown Victory Bicentennial
by The Honorable John O. Marsh, Jr.,
Secretary of the Army

 
Erected 1981.
 
Location. 37° 13.868′ N, 76° 30.179′ W. Marker is in Yorktown, Virginia, in York County. Marker is on Colonial Parkway, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is just north of the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, along the walkway into the town of Yorktown. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown VA 23690, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Yorktown (here, next to this marker); Don't Tread on Me! (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cornwallis Headquarters (about 600 feet away); Tobacco Road (approx. 0.2 miles away); Victory Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home of Thomas Nelson (approx. 0.2 miles away); British Inner Defense Line (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Yorktown (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yorktown.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Yorktown Bicentennial Pine Trees Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 23, 2016
2. Yorktown Bicentennial Pine Trees Marker
The marker is at the base of the grove of pine trees, just a few steps from the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 24, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 104 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 24, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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