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Near Smithfield in Isle of Wight County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Saint Luke's Church
 
Saint Luke's Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Kevin W., August 28, 2005
1. Saint Luke's Church Marker
 
Inscription.
Saint Luke's Church
Mother Church of
Warrasquyoake
now Isle of Wight County


The earliest original Gothic architecture structure in the United States of America
1632

An unique bridge between our civilization and the rich culture of medievil Europe

 
Erected 1966 by Suffolk Chapter, Virginia State Society, Colonial Dames Seventeenth Century.
 
Location. 36° 56.433′ N, 76° 35.139′ W. Marker is near Smithfield, Virginia, in Isle of Wight County. Marker can be reached from Benns Church Boulevard (Virginia Route 10) near Brewers Neck Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Smithfield VA 23430, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Lukeís Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bennís Church (approx. ľ mile away); Josiah Parker (approx. 1.5 miles away); Missile Magazine and Launch Operations (approx. 2 miles away); People and Places, circa 1957 at N-75L (approx. 2 miles away); 1954 Nike-Ajax Missile Site N-75L (approx. 2 miles away); Nike-Ajax Missile Radar Control Site N-75C (approx. 2.7 miles away); Smithfield (approx. 3.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Smithfield.
 
Also see . . .  Historic St. Luke's Church Website. Includes history and artifacts of St. Luke's. (Submitted on December 4, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.) 
 
Saint Luke's Church Photo, Click for full size
November 23, 2007
2. Saint Luke's Church
 
 
Back of Saint Luke's Church Photo, Click for full size
3. Back of Saint Luke's Church
 
 
Inside the Church Photo, Click for full size
August 14, 2005
4. Inside the Church
 
 
Inside the Church ... Photo, Click for full size
August 14, 2005
5. Inside the Church ...
... is the oldest organ in America. It predates the church!
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on December 4, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,058 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 4, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Readable picture of the plaque on the organ. • Can you help?
 
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