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Brook Vale in Lancaster County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
White Marsh Church
 
White Marsh Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By J. J. Prats, September 5, 2009
1. White Marsh Church Marker
 
Inscription. This church, founded in 1792, was the mother church of Methodism in the Northern Neck of Virginia. The first camp meeting in this section was held here. Bishops Enoch George and David S. Doggett were members of this church. Bishop Joshua Soule, author of the constitution of the General Conference of the American Methodist Church, preached at meetings here.
 
Erected 1948 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number J-83.)
 
Location. 37° 45.533′ N, 76° 25.217′ W. Marker is in Brook Vale, Virginia, in Lancaster County. Marker is on Mary Ball Road (Virginia Route 3) just east of Pinckardsville Road (County Route 605), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lancaster VA 22503, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Morattico Baptist Church (approx. 3.1 miles away); Ditchley and Cobbs (approx. 3.6 miles away); Barford (approx. 4 miles away); Kilmarnock (approx. 4 miles away); First American Woman Missionary to China (approx. 4 miles away); St. Mary’s White Chapel (approx. 5.3 miles away); Corotoman (approx. 5.4 miles away); Christ Church (approx. 5.4 miles away).
 
White Marsh Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By J. J. Prats, September 5, 2009
2. White Marsh Church Marker
 
 
White Marsh Church Photo, Click for full size
By J. J. Prats, September 5, 2009
3. White Marsh Church
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on November 6, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 724 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 6, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
 
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