10 Places to See in Virginia

Just a Natural Playground

Richmond Times-Dispatch
June 25, 2007

Growing up on a vanishing wisp of land in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay has its advantages.

“Get up in the morning, go out, rove the seashores or go out in a boat,” said retired schoolteacher Bruce Gordy, 66, recalling his childhood on Tangier Island. “Look for Indian arrowheads. Play ball all day. Go swimming. Just a natural playground.”

Click on link above to view article and slideshow.

This entry was posted in Tangier Island. Bookmark the permalink.

Comments are closed.