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Clifton in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Clifton Presbyterian Church

1870

 
 
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By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
1. Clifton Presbyterian Church Marker
Inscription. After the Civil War, residents seeking Christian fellowship and education organized a Sunday School in the Hetzel House at the corner of Chapel and Pendleton streets. In 1869, nine members of the community organized Clifton Presbyterian Church, laying the cornerstone -- Christ being the first “cornerstone” -- on December 31, 1870 and completing the building on August 5, 1872.
 
Location. 38° 46.85′ N, 77° 23.303′ W. Marker is in Clifton, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker can be reached from Richards Lane west of Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12748 Richards Lane, Clifton VA 20124, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Clifton Hotel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); “Pink” House (about 300 feet away); Devereux Station (about 400 feet away); Weaver House (about 400 feet away); Buckley Store (about 400 feet away); Sangster’s Station (about 500 feet away); Wm. E. Beckwith House (about 500 feet away); Fulmer House (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clifton.
 
Also see . . .  Clifton Presbyterian Church. (Submitted on November 30, 2017.)
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
Clifton Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
2. Clifton Presbyterian Church Marker
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By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
3. Clifton Presbyterian Church
Jeweled Cross Window image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
4. Jeweled Cross Window
Presbyterian Church, 1871
Clifton<br>Presbyterian Church<br>Built in 1871 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
5. Clifton
Presbyterian Church
Built in 1871
Enter ye the house of the Lord…
Clifton Presbyterian Church image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 15, 2017
6. Clifton Presbyterian Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 30, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 16, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 74 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 16, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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