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

Ware Church

 
 
Ware Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 25, 2010
1. Ware Church Marker
Inscription. A mile east is Ware Church, built about 1693. Near by is Church Hill, another relic of colonial days. Not far distant is White Hall, a colonial mansion built by the Willis family.
 
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number NA 2.)
 
Location. 37° 24.744′ N, 76° 31.196′ W. Marker is in Gloucester, Virginia, in Gloucester County. Marker is at the intersection of John Clayton Memorail Highway (Virginia Route 3) and Main Street (Virginia Route 14), on the right when traveling north on John Clayton Memorail Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gloucester VA 23061, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. To Gwynn's Island (here, next to this marker); Thomas Calhoun Walker (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pvt. James Daniel Gardner (approx. half a mile away); Gloucester in the Civil War (approx. half a mile away); Court House (approx. half a mile away); In Memoriam John Clayton (approx. half a mile away); Werowocomoco (approx. half a mile away); To the Confederate Dead of Gloucester (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gloucester.
 
Also see . . .
John Clayton Memorial Hwy (facing north) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 25, 2010
2. John Clayton Memorial Hwy (facing north)
 Ware Episcopal Church. (Submitted on April 25, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
John Clayton Memorial Hwy & Main St image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 25, 2010
3. John Clayton Memorial Hwy & Main St
Ware Episcopal Church, c.1690 image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 31, 2010
4. Ware Episcopal Church, c.1690
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 25, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 863 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 25, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.   4. submitted on August 4, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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