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Warfield in Brunswick County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ebenezer Academy

 
 
Ebenezer Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, January 5, 2013
1. Ebenezer Academy Marker
Inscription. A few hundred yards east is the site of Ebenezer Academy, founded in 1793 by Bishop Asbury, the first Methodist school established in Virginia. It passed out of the hands of the church but remained a noted school for many years.
 
Erected 1931 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number S 58.)
 
Location. 36° 53.602′ N, 77° 49.076′ W. Marker is in Warfield, Virginia, in Brunswick County. Marker is on Boydton Plank Road (U.S. 1) 0.1 miles south of Flat Rock Road (County Route 643), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Warfield VA 23889, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sturgeon Creek (approx. 1.1 miles away); Brunswick County, Virginia (approx. 5.7 miles away); Dinwiddie County / Brunswick County (approx. 5.7 miles away); Birch's Bridge (approx. 5.7 miles away); Smoky Ordinary (approx. 6.3 miles away); a different marker also named Smoky Ordinary (approx. 6.3 miles away); Old Brunswick Courthouse (approx. 6.5 miles away); Fort Christanna (approx. 6.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Warfield.
 
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Boydton Plank Road (facing north) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, January 5, 2013
2. Boydton Plank Road (facing north)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 279 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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