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New Canton in Buckingham County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Buckingham Baptist Church
1771 - 1949
 
Buckingham Baptist Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, February 27, 2010
1. Buckingham Baptist Church Marker
 
Inscription.
Built in early eighteenth century
by order King of England as an
Episcopal Church. Reorganized as
Baptist Church in 1771 with
Rene Chastain, Pastor

Edgar H Patton, Pastor

 
Location. 37° 37.059′ N, 78° 22.61′ W. Marker is in New Canton, Virginia, in Buckingham County. Marker is on James Madison Highway (U.S. 15) 0.3 miles north of Trents Mill Road (County Route 622), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Canton VA 23123, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Buckingham Church (a few steps from this marker); Female Collegiate Institute (approx. 2.4 miles away); Carter G. Woodson (approx. 3 miles away); Arvonia (approx. 5 miles away); Carter G. Woodson Birthplace (approx. 6.7 miles away); a different marker also named Carter G. Woodson Birthplace (approx. 6.9 miles away); Gold Mines (approx. 7 miles away); Buckingham Training School (approx. 7.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in New Canton.
 
Buckingham Baptist Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, February 27, 2010
2. Buckingham Baptist Church Marker
 
 
Buckingham Baptist Church Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, February 27, 2010
3. Buckingham Baptist Church
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on March 11, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 927 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 11, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
 
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