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Independent Hill in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Quantico Baptist Church

 
 
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By Kevin W., May 30, 2015
1. Quantico Baptist Church Marker
Inscription. Site of an early 19th Century Meeting House. In 1888 it became a Primitive Baptist Church under Pastor William M. Smoot. It was commonly known as Smootite Church.

Foundation stones and an octagonal tapered bearing post remain.
 
Location. 38° 37.995′ N, 77° 26.247′ W. Marker is in Independent Hill, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker is at the intersection of Aden Road and Joplin Road on Aden Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Manassas VA 20112, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of C.C.C. Camp P-71, “Camp Recovery” (approx. 1.8 miles away); Colonial Road (approx. 2.6 miles away); Howison Homestead (approx. 3 miles away); a different marker also named Howison Homestead (approx. 3 miles away); “Let There Be Lights” (approx. 3 miles away); Belle Haven Baptist Church (approx. 3 miles away); Range 14 Training Complex (approx. 3.6 miles away); Cedar Run Court House Site (approx. 3.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
Quantico Baptist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., May 30, 2015
2. Quantico Baptist Church Marker
The octagonal tapered bearing post.
Quantico Baptist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., May 30, 2015
3. Quantico Baptist Church Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 30, 2015, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 240 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 30, 2015, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.
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