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Lambs Creek in King George County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lambís Creek Church

 
 
Lambís Creek Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J. J. Prats, August 30, 2009
1. Lambís Creek Church Marker
Inscription.  This old church was probably built before 1750. The stepping stone at the door bears the date, 1782. Near here Kilpatrickís Union Cavalry, on a raid to destroy gunboats at Port Conway, fought a skirmish, September 1, 1863.
 
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number J-62.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionWar, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources (DHR) series list. A significant historical date for this entry is September 1, 1936.
 
Location. 38° 15.567′ N, 77° 15.9′ W. Marker is in Lambs Creek, Virginia, in King George County. Marker is at the intersection of Kings Highway (Virginia Route 3) and Lambs Creek Church Road, on the right when traveling west on Kings Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: King George VA 22485, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Third Lederer Expedition (approx. 3.3 miles away); Jackson's Headquarters (approx. 3.3 miles
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away); St. Paulís Church (approx. 3Ĺ miles away); Eagleís Nest (approx. 3Ĺ miles away); Marmion (approx. 3Ĺ miles away); Windsor (approx. 3Ĺ miles away); Skinkerís Neck (approx. 3Ĺ miles away); Stafford County / King George County (approx. 4.1 miles away).
 
Regarding Lambís Creek Church. Now an Episcopal church, it is half a mile north of the marker on Lambs Creek Church Road.
 
Additional keywords. Brig. Gen. Judson Kilpatrick
 
Lambís Creek Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J. J. Prats, August 30, 2009
2. Lambís Creek Church Marker
Lambís Creek Church image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Michael Zwiep, February 22, 2011
3. Lambís Creek Church
Lambís Creek Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Richard Hoffman, April 10, 2011
4. Lambís Creek Church Marker
This is the Altar area inside the church. Note the kerocene lamps hanging from the ceiling.
Lambís Creek Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Richard Hoffman, April 10, 2011
5. Lambís Creek Church Marker
This is the lectern in the center of the church. I did not take a picture at this time of the pump organ used for the one service a year and weddings.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 31, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,768 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 31, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.   3. submitted on March 6, 2011, by Michael Zwiep of Ridgeville, Ontario.   4, 5. submitted on April 10, 2011, by Richard Hoffman of Fredericksburg, Va,.

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