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Toano in James City County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chickahominy Church

 
 
Chickahominy Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, October 24, 2009
1. Chickahominy Church Marker
Inscription. Two miles south is the site of the colonial Chickahominy Church, now destroyed. Lafayette's forces camped there, July 6-8, 1781. The church was used as a hospital after the battle of Green Spring, July 6, 1781.
 
Erected 1927 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number W 32.)
 
Location. 37° 22.749′ N, 76° 48.189′ W. Marker is in Toano, Virginia, in James City County. Marker is at the intersection of Chickahominy Road (Virginia Route 631) and Richmond Road (U.S. 60), on the right when traveling south on Chickahominy Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Toano VA 23168, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. State Shipyard (approx. mile away); Burnt Ordinary (approx. mile away); Hickory Neck Church (approx. one mile away); Olive Branch Christian Church (approx. one mile away); White Hall Tavern (approx. 1.5 miles away); New Kent Road (approx. 2.8 miles away); James City County / York County (approx. 3.2 miles away); Six-Mile Ordinary (approx. 3.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Toano.
 
Also see . . .  Battle of Green Spring. NPS Historical Handbook
Chickahominy Rd & Richmond Rd (facing west). image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, October 24, 2009
2. Chickahominy Rd & Richmond Rd (facing west).
(Submitted on October 24, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 848 times since then and 117 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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