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Callao in Northumberland County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Greater love hath no man than this

 
 
Greater love hath no man Marker image. Click for full size.
National Park Service, Thomas Stone National Historic Site, October 26, 2020
1. Greater love hath no man Marker
(Facing northwest towards marker)
Inscription.  
Greater love hath
no man
than this,
that a man lay down his life
for his friends.
John 15:13

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 37° 57.307′ N, 76° 34.479′ W. Marker is in Callao, Virginia, in Northumberland County. Memorial is on Richmond Road (U.S. 360) 0.1 miles south of Owl Town Road (Virginia Route 711), on the right when traveling north. Marker is on the north edge of the Bethany Baptish Church parking lot. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16256 Richmond Road, Callao VA 22435, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Rev. Paymus Nutt (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chambers Stamp Factory (approx. one mile away); Richmond County / Northumberland County (approx. 1.7 miles away); Cherry Point and Cowart’s Wharf (approx. 2.7 miles away); Holley Graded School (approx. 3.1 miles away); British Attacks at Kinsale and Muddy Point / The War of 1812 (approx. 3.3 miles
Greater love hath no man than this Marker image. Click for full size.
National Park Service, Thomas Stone National Historic Site, October 26, 2020
2. Greater love hath no man than this Marker
(Facing northwest towards marker.)
away); The War of 1812 / British Attacks at Kinsale and Mundy Point (approx. 3.3 miles away); Northumberland County / Westmoreland County (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Callao.
 
More about this marker. Military Seals visible left to right around base: United States Army, United States Air Force, United States Navy, United States Marine Corps, United States Coast Guard.
 
Also see . . .  Bethany Baptist Church. (Submitted on October 27, 2020.)
 
Military Seals: United States Army, United States Air Force image. Click for full size.
National Park Service, Thomas Stone National Historic Site, October 26, 2020
3. Military Seals: United States Army, United States Air Force
(Facing west towards marker.)
Military Seals: United States Navy, United States Marine Corps image. Click for full size.
National Park Service, Thomas Stone National Historic Site, October 26, 2020
4. Military Seals: United States Navy, United States Marine Corps
(Facing southeast towards marker.)
Military Seal: United States Coast Guard image. Click for full size.
National Park Service, Thomas Stone National Historic Site, October 26, 2020
5. Military Seal: United States Coast Guard
(Facing northeast towards marker.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 27, 2020. This page has been viewed 48 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 27, 2020. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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