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Milky Way Over Rocky Knob

Published 18 days ago by Thomas K Sharpless

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Up on Rocky Knob on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Floyd County Virginia early on July 5th, the view of the Home Galaxy was quite stunning.  This photo hardly does it justice, it is my first try at capturing the Milky Way.  

Virginia Water

Published about 1 month ago by George Anestopoulos

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Bruton Churchyard Colonial Willaimsburg Virginia

Published 3 months ago by Erik Bjers

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Williamsburg, Virginia became the capital of the Virginia Colony in late 1689 after the capitol building in Jamestown<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/bruton-churchyard-colonial-willaimsburg-virginia">...(more)</a>

Standing under the tree

Published 3 months ago by Erik Bjers

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Williamsburg, Virginia became the capital of the Virginia Colony in late 1689 after the capitol building in <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/standing-under-the-tree-in-colonial-williamsburg-virginia">...(more)</a>

Lola the Mermaid at Freemason Green

Published 6 months ago by Matthew Normand

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Lola the Mermaid at Freemason Green near downtown Norfolk. Taken in October 2013, this is one of many mermaids scattered throughout Norfolk.

Jefferson Davis Cell in Fort Monroe

Published 7 months ago by Matthew Normand

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Interior of the cell that Confederate President Jefferson Davis was held in following the end of the Civil War.

Foamhenge

Published 9 months ago by Larry Beasley

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Looking a bit weathered on this overcast day, Foamhenge is a full-size replica of Stonehenge made entirely out of styrofoam. The structure was created b<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/foamhenge-usa">...(more)</a>

Elizabeth River and Marina From Harbor Square

Published 9 months ago by Matthew Normand

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A view of the Elizabeth River and docked boats as seen from the intersection of College Place and Botetourt Street. Out in the distance is the Naval Hospital in Portsmouth.

Virginia Zoo Gate House and Globe Fountain

Published 10 months ago by Matthew Normand

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Globe fountain inside the gates of the Virginia Zoo in Norfolk. Taken in late November, the fountain is off for the season.

Virginia Dare Statue at Elizabethan Gardens

Published 10 months ago by Matthew Normand

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Statue of Virginia Dare, the first English person born in the colonies, at the Elizabethan Gardens. This statue was fashion<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/virgina-dare-statue-at-elizabethan-gardens">...(more)</a>

Silver Terrace Masonic Cemetery - Virginia City, Nevada

Published 12 months ago by Tanja Barnes

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 Solomon NoelBirth: Jun. 16, 1837 Alsace, FranceDeath: Sep. 22, 1895 Virginia City. Storey County, Nevada, USABor<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/silver-terrace-masonic-cemetery-virginia-city-nevada">...(more)</a>

Silver Terrace Cemeteries - Virginia City, Nevada

Published 12 months ago by Tanja Barnes

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  Sarah C. Hallock (nee Currie)Birth: Mar. 8, 1847Maplewood, Amelia County, Virginia, USADeath: Jun. 20, 1871Virginia C<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/silver-terrace-cemeteries-virginia-city-nevada">...(more)</a>

Scope Arena and Chrysler Hall - Norfolk, VA

Published about 1 year ago by Matthew Normand

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A view of the Scope Arena (home of the AHL Norfolk Admirals) in Norfolk, VA as seen from the south entrance by the fountains and Chrysler Hall.

Night Sky Over Mockhorn Bay - Oyster, VA

Published over 1 year ago by Matthew Normand

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Night sky at Oyster, VA. Taken after moonset and about 30 minutes before astronomical twilight. The glow in the sky to the south<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/night-sky-over-mockhorn-bay-oyster-va">...(more)</a>

Christ and Saint Luke's Church in Ghent - Norfolk, VA

Published over 1 year ago by Matthew Normand

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Christ and Saint Luke's Church as seen from the corner of Olney and Stockley Gardens. Across Olney is the western end of The Hague.

Forecastle of the USS Wisconsin (BB-64)

Published over 1 year ago by Matthew Normand

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View of the forecastle of the USS Wisconsin. To aft are the forward 16 inch gun turrets and to forward is the anchor chain path and radio antenna.

Repair Locker 1F on USS Wisconsin (BB-64)

Published over 1 year ago by Matthew Normand

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Inside repair locker 1F on USS Wisconsin. Located forward of the wardroom, there's lots of period repair materials (such as an OBA) in here as well as much that's still used today.

Tomahawk Cruise Missile Launchers on USS Wisconsin (BB-64)

Published over 1 year ago by Matthew Normand

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Some of the 32 armored Tomahawk cruise missile launchers on the USS Wisconsin. Some of the first cruise missiles launched at the beginning of the first Gulf War were launched from here.

Fantail of the USS Wisconsin (BB-64)

Published over 1 year ago by Matthew Normand

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Fantail of the USS Wisconsin (BB-64). Notice the empty tubs that were once used as housings for anti-aircraft guns.