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Near Chester in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Church of Henricopolis

 
 
The Church of Henricopolis Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, February 9, 2009
1. The Church of Henricopolis Marker
Inscription.
Near this spot was built
Anno Domini 1611
The Church of Henricopolis
Under the auspices of
Sir Thomas Dale
High Marshall of Virginia
The Reverend Alexander Whitaker, M.A,
Minister
This cross is erected to
Commemorate the foundation of the
Protestant Episcopal Church
In Henrico Parish
1911
Replaced A.D. – 1961

 
Erected 1911 by Episcopal Church.
 
Location. 37° 22.584′ N, 77° 21.594′ W. Marker is near Chester, Virginia, in Chesterfield County. Marker can be reached from Henricus Park Road 1.3 miles east of Coxendale Road. Click for map. The marker is located in Henricus Historical Park 300 yards north of the parking lot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 251 Henricus Park Road, Chester VA 23836, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lightkeeper’s House (a few steps from this marker); Henricus Historical Park (a few steps from this marker); Henricopolis (a few steps from this marker); John Smith Explores the Chesapeake (a few steps from this marker); Changes Over Time (within shouting distance of this marker); The Bermuda Hundred Campaign (within shouting distance of this marker); Dutch Gap Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); USCTs At Dutch Gap (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Chester.
The Church of Henricopolis Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, February 9, 2009
2. The Church of Henricopolis Marker

 
Also see . . .
1. Henricus Historical Park. (Submitted on February 15, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Henricopolis. Richmond Then and Now (Submitted on February 15, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Henricus Markers Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, February 9, 2009
3. Henricus Markers
 

 
Credits. This page originally submitted on February 15, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 933 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 15, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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