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Near West Point in King William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

St. John's Church

 
 
St. John's Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 22, 2009
1. St. John's Church Marker
Inscription. This was the parish church of St. John's Parish, formed in 1680. It was built in 1734. Earlier churches stood at West Point and about one mile north of this site. Carter Braxton, Revolutionary Statesman, was a vestryman Preserved by joint effort.
 
Erected 1965 by Virginia State Library. (Marker Number OC 18.)
 
Location. 37° 37.062′ N, 76° 55.222′ W. Marker is near West Point, Virginia, in King William County. Marker is on King William Road (Virginia Route 30) 0.1 miles east of Churchville Road (Virginia Route 630), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Point VA 23181, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Campaign of 1781 (approx. 2.2 miles away); Mattaponi Indians (approx. 2.4 miles away); King and Queen County Confederate Monument (approx. 4.3 miles away); Newington (approx. 4.6 miles away); a different marker also named Campaign of 1781 (approx. 4.9 miles away); Uttamusack (approx. 5.2 miles away); Where Dahlgren Died (approx. 6.3 miles away); Pamunkey Indians (approx. 6.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in West Point.
 
Also see . . .
1. Historic St. John's Church
King William Road (facing east) Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 22, 2009
2. King William Road (facing east)
. St. John's Church Restoration Association (Submitted on December 25, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 

2. Carter Braxton. NPS-Signers of the Declaration (Submitted on December 25, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial EraNotable BuildingsWar, US Revolutionary
 
St. John's Church Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 22, 2009
3. St. John's Church
St. John's Church Restoration Association Kiosk Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 22, 2009
4. St. John's Church Restoration Association Kiosk
Church of England Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 22, 2009
5. Church of England
St. John's Parish Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 22, 2009
6. St. John's Parish
St. John's and the American Revolution Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 22, 2009
7. St. John's and the American Revolution
The Free Church Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 22, 2009
8. The Free Church
The Architecture of St. John's Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 22, 2009
9. The Architecture of St. John's
St. John's Restoration Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 22, 2009
10. St. John's Restoration
St. John's Today: A Second Rebirth... Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, December 22, 2009
11. St. John's Today: A Second Rebirth...
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 748 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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