Centreville in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Centreville Methodist Church
Destroyed during the Civil War. Rebuilt 1870. This Marker Presented in Memory of Martha Elliott Saunders by Her Children Otto Frank and Martha 1939
The Edifice Became the Anglican Church of the Ascension on December 23, 1973.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is December 23, 1873.
Location. 38° 50.463′ N, 77° 25.793′ W. Marker is in Centreville, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is on Braddock Road (Virginia Route 620) north of Mt Gilead Road, on the left when traveling north. These markers are on the front wall of the Anglican Church of the Ascension. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 13941 Braddock Road, Centreville VA 20120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Stone Church (a few steps from this marker); Minnie Minter Carter Saunders (within shouting distance of this marker); Archaeology at Newgate Tavern (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Convicts and Slaves (about 400 feet away); Newgate Tavern (about 400 Mount Gilead Historic Site (about 700 feet away); St. John’s Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Place on the High Ground (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Centreville.
Also see . . . History of the Old Stone Church. Church of the Ascension, Parish History. (Submitted on February 14, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 14, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 194 times since then and 14 times this year. Last updated on May 7, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 14, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 7, 8. submitted on February 27, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.