Near Burke in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Lee Chapel Church
1871 - 1951
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & Religion. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1951.
Location. 38° 45.309′ N, 77° 16.584′ W. Marker is near Burke, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is at the intersection of Fairfax County Parkway (Virginia Route 286) and Lee Chapel Road (County Route 643), on the right when traveling north on Fairfax County Parkway. Near South Run Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7415 Lee Chapel Rd, Burke VA 22015, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Keene’s Mill (approx. 2 miles away); Sydenstricker Schoolhouse (approx. 2 miles away); Wood Shed (approx. 2.2 miles away); Silas Burke House (approx. 2.2 miles away); Windmill (approx. 2.2 miles away); a different marker also named The Silas Burke House (approx. 2.2 miles away); Ice House (approx. 2.2 miles away); Post Office (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burke.
More about this marker. A photograph of the church is embedded in the marker. You can see it in the photograph of the marker shown on this page.
Regarding Lee Chapel Church. Church was at the intersection of Lee Chapel Road and Pohick Road. Pohick Road was replaced by the Fairfax County Parkway. It appears from the cement church steps (the only remaining part of the church) that the church faced Pohick Rd. The marker is in front of the steps, facing the road, just inside the fence. Entrance is on Yardarm Lane off Lee Chapel
Credits. This page was last revised on December 26, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 4, 2005, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 4,442 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on December 10, 2005. 2. submitted on February 10, 2006. 3, 4. submitted on December 10, 2005. 5. submitted on May 14, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.