This park was developed by the National Park Service, through the Civilian Conservation Corps, in conjunction with the Virginia Conservation Commission. It covers 3400 acres and was opened, June 15, 1936. Two miles west is Lynhaven Bay, in or near which there were naval actions in 1672 and 1700, and naval movements in 1781 and 1813.
Geographic Location: Virginia Beach
Physical Description of Location: 2500 Shore Drive (US 60), just west of entrance to First Landing State Park, Virginia Beach, VA 23451.
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