Petersburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Formation of the Southern Methodist Church
Erected 1931 by Virginia Conservation & Development Commission for the City of Petersburg. (Marker Number QA-15.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1856.
Location. 37° 13.67′ N, 77° 24.153′ W. Marker is in Petersburg, Virginia. Marker is on East Washington Street (U.S. 1) 0.1 miles west of South Adams Street (U.S. 301), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 22 East Washington Street, Petersburg VA 23803, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Langhorne Bond (1893-1985) (within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph Jenkins Roberts (about 500 feet away, Petersburg Volunteers 1812 (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Paul's Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); McKenney Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); McKenney House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lincoln In Petersburg (approx. 0.2 miles away); Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Petersburg.
Also see . . . Washington Street Methodist Church. National Register of Historic Places (Submitted on November 11, 2021.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2023. It was originally submitted on April 4, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 908 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 4, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.