Petersburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Bishop Payne Divinity School
Erected 2013 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number QA-31.)
Location. 37° 13.39′ N, 77° 24.35′ W. Marker is in Petersburg, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Halifax Street and Farmer Street, on the left when traveling south on Halifax Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 228 Halifax St, Petersburg VA 23803, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lincoln In Petersburg Prince Hall Masons in Virginia (about 600 feet away); North Carolina Confederate Hospital (about 700 feet away); Peabody High School (about 700 feet away); Earliest Known Public High School for African Americans in Virginia (approx. 0.2 miles away); Weddell-McCabe-Chisholm House (approx. 0.2 miles away); McKenney House (approx. ¼ mile away); McKenney Library (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Petersburg.
Also see . . . St. Stephen's Episcopal Church. (Submitted on May 26, 2014.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 26, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 447 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 26, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.