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Roper in Washington County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

St. Luke's Episcopal Church

Original Site

 

1836

 
St. Luke's Episcopal Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 28, 2012
1. St. Luke's Episcopal Church Marker
Inscription. Built on Edward Buncombe property purchased from the estate for one dollar. De-consecrated and torn down in 1918. The Church of the Advent Episcopal Church in Roper renamed St. Luke's Episcopal Church. It became St. Luke's-St. Anne's Episcopal Church 1987.
 
Erected 1999 by Washington Co. Bicentennial Commission.
 
Location. 35° 53.841′ N, 76° 37.598′ W. Marker is in Roper, North Carolina, in Washington County. Marker is on Cross Road half a mile north of Woodlawn Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Roper NC 27970, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Buncombe Hall ( approx. 1.6 miles away); Sleepy Hollow ( approx. 1.6 miles away); Mackeys Ferry ( approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Mackeys Ferry ( approx. 2.8 miles away); Battle of Plymouth ( approx. 6 miles away); Ransom's Assault ( approx. 6.2 miles away); Rehoboth Church ( approx. 6.5 miles away); Naval Action ( approx. 6.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Roper.
 
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St. Luke Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 28, 2012
2. St. Luke Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 2, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 2, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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