Tag Archives: Virginia

The Old Vault

The Old Vault At Mount Vernon

  As the sign explains (though the text is prob­ably just a little too small in this photo) this is the old Wash­ington family vault at Mount Vernon. George and Martha Wash­ington along with assorted other family members were interred here until the new tomb (which George Wash­ington had instructed be built) was completed in 1831. […]

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The Potomac From Harpers Ferry

Sunrise On The Potomac

This is another spot that I photo­graph on a regular basis. This is where the Shenan­doah (on the right) and The Potomac (on the left) meet and the Potomac then heads through the Blue Ridge Moun­tains and on towards DC. It's also essen­tially where three states meet with Mary­land on the left across and Virginia […]

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International Street Fountain At Kings Dominion

While Kings Dominion doesn't theme its park the way some others do there are indi­vidual elements that look really nice. Like the foun­tains on Inter­na­tional Street at the entrance to the park. It's shady and rela­tively quiet area too. I say rela­tively because the park does like to blare music at you wher­ever you go.

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BrickFair 2013 —  LEGO Castle — Sky Kingdom

[gallery type="rectangular" ids="109928,109930,109931,109932"] This is one epic, towering LEGO Castle and it features great re-use of all sorts of fantasy and sci-fi mini-figs and elements. Ready to feel inad­e­quate? The builder is 13… And did I mention the dragon? Sky Kingdom by Rachel Vanroekel (13) Lees­burg, Virginia The peaceful kingdom of Sky rests at the […]

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