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Bruington in King and Queen County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Bruington Church

 
 
Bruington Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 9, 2009
1. Bruington Church Marker
Inscription.  This is Bruington Church, organized in 1790. Here Robert Semple, one of the most noted Baptist ministers in Virginia, long served and here he is buried.
 
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number OB-2.)
 
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 year for this entry is 1790.
 
Location. 37° 46.656′ N, 76° 59.488′ W. Marker is in Bruington, Virginia, in King and Queen County. Marker is on The Trail (Virginia Route 14) 0.1 miles north of Pea Ridge Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4784 The Trail, Bruington VA 23023, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hillsboro (approx. 1˝ miles away); Apple Tree Church (approx. 3.7 miles away); Clark Home (approx. 3.7 miles away); Mount Pleasant (approx. 3.7 miles away); King and Queen County / Essex County
Bruington Church Marker on The Trail (facing south). image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 9, 2009
2. Bruington Church Marker on The Trail (facing south).
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(approx. 4.2 miles away); Mattaponi Indian Town (approx. 4.2 miles away); Bacon's Northern Force (approx. 4.2 miles away); State Fish Hatchery (approx. 4.4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Bruington Baptist Church. (Submitted on April 10, 2009.)
 
Bruington Church. image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 9, 2009
3. Bruington Church.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 10, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,017 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 10, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.

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