Near Surry in Surry County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Glebe House of Southwark Parish
Erected 2001 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K-228.)
Location. 37° 8.131′ N, 76° 53.526′ W. Marker is near Surry, Virginia, in Surry County. Marker is on Colonial Trail East (Virginia Route 10) north of Hollybush Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Surry VA 23883, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Southwark Parish Churches (approx. 0.3 miles away); Paceís Paines (approx. 0.3 miles away); English Settlement on Grayís Creek (approx. 0.3 miles away); Organization of the Christian Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); Smithís Fort Plantation (approx. 3.1 miles away); Chanco (approx. 3.2 miles away); Surry County War Memorial (approx. 3.2 miles away); Surry County Confederate Monument (approx. 3.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Surry.
Also see . . . National Registry of Historic Places Inventory - Nomination Form for The Glebe House. The Nomination Form for The Glebe House of Southwark Parish, including historic information and pictures. "The Glebe House of Southwark Parish in Surry County is one of a small group of colonial glebe houses in Virginia. Associated with the Reverend John Cargill, a prominent figure among the Virginia clergy of the early eighteenth century, the house retains many original features despite a series of alterations..."
Categories. • Churches, Etc. • Colonial Era • Notable Buildings •
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