Near Stony Creek in Sussex County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Sappony Baptist Church
Erected 2008 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K 309-a.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • 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 June 28, 1864.
Location. 36° 56.73′ N, 77° 27.183′ W. Marker is near Stony Creek, Virginia, in Sussex CountyTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stony Creek VA 23882, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sappony Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Sussex County / Dinwiddie County (approx. 2.1 miles away); History At Stony Creek (approx. 3.3 miles away); Nottoway River Crossings (approx. 4.3 miles away); Prince George County / Sussex County (approx. 4.8 miles away); Jones Chapel Methodist Church (approx. 6 miles away); Hunting Quarter Baptist Church (approx. 6.6 miles away); Reams Station (approx. 7½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stony Creek.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 22, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,756 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. 4. submitted on November 3, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland.