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Near Lexington in Rockbridge County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Timber Ridge Church

 
 
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By Dan Fisher, June 20, 2010
1. Timber Ridge Church Marker
Inscription. This Presbyterian Church was built in 1756, nineteen years after the first settlement in Rockbridge County.
 
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number A-46.)
 
Location. 37° 50.58′ N, 79° 21.488′ W. Marker is near Lexington, Virginia, in Rockbridge County. Marker is at the intersection of Timber Ridge Road (Virginia Route 716) and Sam Houston Way (Virginia Route 785), on the right when traveling east on Timber Ridge Road. Touch for map. This marker is located at the Sam Houston Wayside. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington VA 24450, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Liberty Hall Academy (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of Sam Houston (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Birthplace of Sam Houston (about 300 feet away); Red House and the McDowell Family (approx. 3.1 miles away); Dr. Ephraim McDowell (approx. 3.1 miles away); McDowell's Grave (approx. 3.1 miles away); Cherry Grove Estate (approx. 3.9 miles away); Jordanís Point (approx. 5.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
 
Also see . . .
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By Dan Fisher, June 20, 2010
2. Timber Ridge Church Marker

1. Timber Ridge "Old Stone" Presbyterian Church. (Submitted on June 21, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Timber Ridge Presbyterian Church (pdf file). National Register of Historic Places (Submitted on June 21, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Settlements & Settlers
 
Timber Ridge Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dan Fisher, June 20, 2010
3. Timber Ridge Church Marker
Timber Ridge Church image. Click for full size.
National Register of Historic Places
4. Timber Ridge Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 21, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 724 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 21, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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