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Near Mattaponi in King and Queen County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Colonial Church

 
 
Colonial Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 6, 2009
1. Colonial Church Marker
Inscription. This church, the new church of Stratton Major Parish, was built in 1767. Rev. William Robinson, the Bishop of London's commissary, came to the parish in 1744 and was the first minister of the new church. It fell into disuse after the Revolution but later became a Methodist church.
 
Erected 1930 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number OB 18.)
 
Location. 37° 36.217′ N, 76° 46.256′ W. Marker is near Mattaponi, Virginia, in King and Queen County. Marker is on The Trail (Virginia Route 14) 0.3 miles south of Tastine Road (Virginia Route 611), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 25614 The Trail, Mattaponi VA 23110, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Laneville (approx. 1.4 miles away); Corbin's Church (approx. 3.1 miles away); Uttamusack (approx. 4.4 miles away); Campaign of 1781 (approx. 4.4 miles away); Pamunkey Indians Attacked by Nathaniel Bacon (approx. 4.6 miles away); King William County / King and Queen County (approx. 4.7 miles away); Indian Treaty of 1646 (approx. 4.7 miles away); Indians Poisoned At Peace Meeting (approx. 4.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mattaponi.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
The Trail (facing south) Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 6, 2009
2. The Trail (facing south)
Colonial Church Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 6, 2009
3. Colonial Church
Old Church United Methodist Church Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 6, 2009
4. Old Church United Methodist Church
 

 
Credits. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,161 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 8, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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