Moss, Norway and Virginia Beach, USAThe relationship between Moss, Norway and Virginia Beach had its beginnings when the Norwegian ship, Dictator, went down in a storm off Virginia Beach March 27th, 1891. A shipping line in Moss, Norway owned the Dictator. In 1974 the bond forged in tragedy became official when the Virginia Beach City Council adopted a resolution inviting Moss to become its first sister city. The Council of Alderman of the City of Moss accepted the invitation.
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 10:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 413008 N 4079079|
|Decimal Degrees||36.85363333, -75.97581667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 51.218', W 75° 58.549'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 51' 13.08" N, 75° 58' 32.94" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near Oceanfront Bike Path, Virginia Beach VA 23451, US|
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