Near Berryville in Clarke County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Buck Marsh Baptist Church
Erected 1958 by Virginia State Library. (Marker Number J 1a.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion.
Location. 39° 9.846′ N, 77° 58.537′ W. Marker is near Berryville, Virginia, in Clarke County. Marker is at the intersection of Lord Fairfax Highway (U.S. 340) and Trapp Hill Road (County Route 729), on the right when traveling south on Lord Fairfax Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Berryville VA 22611, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Buck Marsh Fight (a few steps from this marker); Berryville Wagon Train Raid (approx. half a mile away); Lee’s Bivouac (approx. half a mile away); James Ireland (approx. 0.8 miles away); Traveler Was Tethered on This Spot (approx. 0.9 miles away); Berryville Clarke County Courthouse (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bank of Clarke County (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berryville.
Regarding Buck Marsh Baptist Church. Buck Marsh Church site is north of present day John Mosby Highway (Route 7) but is inaccessible at present.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 22, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,992 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 22, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.