Rapidan in Culpeper County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Crooked Run Baptist Church
Erected 2000 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number F-21.)
Location. 38° 21.723′ N, 78° 6.441′ W. Marker is in Rapidan, Virginia, in Culpeper County. Marker is on James Madison Highway (U.S. 15), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at the entrance to the church parking lot. Marker is in this post office area: Rapidan VA 22733, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Madison County / Culpeper County (approx. 0.7 miles away); Jackson’s Crossing (approx. 1.1 miles away); George Washington Carver Regional High School Battle of Cedar Mountain (approx. 3.6 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Cedar Mountain (approx. 3.6 miles away); Hand-to-Hand Fighting (approx. 3.6 miles away); a different marker also named The Battle of Cedar Mountain (approx. 3.6 miles away); Cedar Mountain (approx. 3.6 miles away).
Regarding Crooked Run Baptist Church. A previous F-21 also titled Crooked Run Baptist Church, read "This church was organized in 1772. Among its first pastors was Thomas Ammon, who had once been imprisoned for preaching. In 1789, the first meeting of the Orange Association was held at this church."
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 14, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,627 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 14, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.