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Near Bunker Hill in Berkeley County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Christ Church

 
 
Christ Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Beverly Pfingsten, September 28, 2008
1. Christ Church Marker
Inscription.
First Episcopal Church
in
West Virginia
Established 1740 by
Col. Morgan Morgan
known as
Morgan's Chapel
Present building 1851

 
Erected by W. Va. Society Colonial Dames XVII Century.
 
Location. 39° 20.028′ N, 78° 3.435′ W. Marker is near Bunker Hill, West Virginia, in Berkeley County. Marker is on Runnymead Road 0.4 miles west of U.S. 11, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bunker Hill WV 25413, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Morgan Morgan (approx. mile away); "Morgan Acres" (approx. mile away); Col. Morgan Morgan (approx. 0.3 miles away); James Johnston Pettigrew Monument (approx. half a mile away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 1.2 miles away); Morgan Cabin (approx. 2.6 miles away); Darkesville (approx. 2.9 miles away); West Virginia / Frederick County (approx. 3 miles away in Virginia). Click for a list of all markers in Bunker Hill.
 
Also see . . .  Bunker Hill, West Virginia. (Submitted on October 22, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial EraNotable Persons
 
Christ Church - Morgan's Chapel Photo, Click for full size
By Beverly Pfingsten, September 28, 2008
2. Christ Church - Morgan's Chapel
Christ Church Gravestone of Morgan Morgan and wife Photo, Click for full size
By Amanda L. Beck, March 18, 2009
3. Christ Church Gravestone of Morgan Morgan and wife
Christ Church Photo, Click for full size
By Amanda L. Beck, March 18, 2009
4. Christ Church
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,153 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   3, 4. submitted on , by Amanda L. Beck of Inwood, West Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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