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Mount Crawford in Rockingham County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Bridgewater College

 
 
Bridgewater College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Trinket Troy, October 14, 2006
1. Bridgewater College Marker
Inscription. Located two miles southwest in the town of Bridgewater, this liberal arts college is affiliated with the Church of the Bretheren. It grew out of the Spring Creek Normal School and Collegiate Institute, founded in 1880, and became Bridgewater College nine years later. It has been coeducational from the beginning.
 
Erected 1954 by the Virginia State Library. (Marker Number I-13.)
 
Location. 38° 21.929′ N, 78° 56.238′ W. Marker is in Mount Crawford, Virginia, in Rockingham County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street (U.S. 11) and Dinkel Avenue (Virginia Route 257), on the right when traveling south on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Crawford VA 22841, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sheridan's Last Raid (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Alexander Mack Memorial Library (approx. 2 miles away); Famous Travelers Along the Turnpike (approx. 2.3 miles away); Bridgewater (approx. 2.5 miles away); a different marker also named Bridgewater (approx. 2.5 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Bridgewater Past and Present. (Submitted on October 24, 2006.)
2. Brief History of the Church of the Brethren
Bridgewater College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Trinket Troy, October 14, 2006
2. Bridgewater College Marker
. By Ken Shaffer and Kendra Flory. (Submitted on October 24, 2006.) 
 
Categories. Education
 
Flory Hall, Currently Administrative Offices image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 25, 2007
3. Flory Hall, Currently Administrative Offices
The McKinney Center for Science and Mathematics, at Bridgewater College image. Click for full size.
By Linda Walcroft, March 5, 2008
4. The McKinney Center for Science and Mathematics, at Bridgewater College
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 23, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 24, 2006, by Trinket Troy of Burke, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,680 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 24, 2006, by Trinket Troy of Burke, Virginia.   3. submitted on October 8, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.   4. submitted on March 6, 2008, by Linda Walcroft of Strasburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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