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St. Bride's Church

 
 
St. Bride's Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Chris Bieber, August 21, 2011
1. St. Bride's Church Marker
Inscription. At this point stood St. Bride's Church. The parish church of St. Bride's Parish which was established in 1761. The church, sometimes known as Northwest Church, was built in 1762 and survived until 1853.
 
Erected 1964 by Virginia State Library. (Marker Number WP-10.)
 
Location. 36° 36.142′ N, 76° 12.655′ W. Marker is in Chesapeake, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Battlefield Blvd S and St. Brides Road West, on the right when traveling south on Battlefield Blvd S. Touch for map. To visit this marker, you must be on Battlefield Blvd and not the expressway. If you start out on the express way, take the Edinburgh Exit and travel the rest of the way south on Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Chesapeake VA 23322, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery (approx. 2.6 miles away); Seven Patriot Heroes (approx. 3 miles away); The Cuffeytown Thirteen (approx. 3.2 miles away); Dividing Line (approx. 3.7 miles away in North Carolina); Moycock (approx. 5.8 miles away in North
St. Bride's Chruch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Chris Bieber, August 21, 2011
2. St. Bride's Chruch Marker
Small cemetary in field behind the marker.
Carolina); Southern Branch Chapel / Battle of Great Bridge / Wilson Family (approx. 8 miles away); Norfolk County Almshouse (approx. 8.1 miles away); Battle of Great Bridge (approx. 8.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chesapeake.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 26, 2011, by Chris Bieber of Chesapeake, Virginia. This page has been viewed 750 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 26, 2011, by Chris Bieber of Chesapeake, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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