Near Fredericksburg in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Massaponax Baptist Church
Erected 1991 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number E-78.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical date for this entry is May 21, 1864.
Location. 38° 11.584′ N, 77° 30.613′ W. Marker is near Fredericksburg, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker is on Massaponax Church Road (County Route 608) 0 miles west of U.S. 1, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Massaponax Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Federal Raid (approx. 0.6 miles away); Road to Guinea Station (approx. 0.6 miles away); James Farmer, Civil Rights Leader (approx. 0.6 miles away); Plantations on Guinea Station Road (approx. one mile away); Stanard’s Mill (approx. 3.1 miles away); Grant’s Supply Line (approx. 3.7 miles away); Engagement at Harris Farm (Bloomsbury) (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fredericksburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2023. It was originally submitted on July 15, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,584 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 15, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.