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Dublin in Pulaski County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

New Dublin Presbyterian Church

 
 
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By Roger Miller, circa August 26, 2019
1. New Dublin Presbyterian Church Marker
Inscription.  This congregation, one of the oldest in Southwest Virginia, consisted of 45 families by 1769. Col.Joseph Cloyd, a Revolution army War officer, donated land for its first sanctuary, built 1/2 mile east of here ca. 1781. The present sanctuary (ca. 1875), the third on the site, blends Greek Revival and Gothic Revival architecture. Members in the mid 19th century included enslaved African Americans. The church housed a Confederate military hospital during the Civil War, and the home guard mustered nearby before the Battle of Cloyd's Mountain on 9 May 1864.The cemetery reflects Victorian funerary art and is the burial place of veterans of the Civil War and World Wars I and II.
 
Erected 2019 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number KE 6.)
 
Location. 37° 7.414′ N, 80° 41.758′ W. Marker is in Dublin, Virginia, in Pulaski County. Marker is at the intersection of Cleburne Boulevard (Virginia Route 100) and New Dublin Church Road (County Route 797), on the right when traveling north on Cleburne Boulevard. Touch for map
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By Roger Miller, August 26, 2019
2. New Dublin Presbyterian Church Marker
. Marker is in this post office area: Dublin VA 24084, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Cloyd's Mountain (approx. 0.3 miles away); New River Ordnance Plant (approx. 1.8 miles away); Water Works — 1870 (approx. 3.4 miles away); First Court House (approx. 3½ miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Cloyd’s Mountain (approx. 3.6 miles away); First Settlement (approx. 5½ miles away); Giles County / Pulaski County (approx. 5.8 miles away); Page’s Meeting House (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dublin.
 
Regarding New Dublin Presbyterian Church. The church is located ¼ mile east on New Dublin Church Rd.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & ReligionWar, US Civil
 
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By Roger Miller, August 26, 2019
3. New Dublin Presbyterian Church Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 27, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 26, 2019, by Roger Miller of Pulaski, Virginia. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 26, 2019, by Roger Miller of Pulaski, Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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