Ballenger Church
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 37° 46.679 W 078° 35.620
17S E 711920 N 4183909
Quick Description: First episcopal church in St. Anne's Parish.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 9/11/2011 12:23:44 PM
Waymark Code: WMCJ5J
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member archway
Views: 2

Long Description:
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Ballenger Church
Shortly after the formation of St. Anne's Parish in 1745, this established church stood on a knoll 100 yards north on nearby Ballenger Creek. Not used regularly after the old parish was dissolved in 1785, the building was in ruins by 1820 and was totally abandoned.

Found along a country road heading to Hatton Ferry. The location described appears to be in what is now a farm field.

Marker Number: ---

Marker Title: Ballenger Church

Marker Location: On James River Road

County or Independent City: Albemarle County

Web Site: [Web Link]

Marker Program Sponsor: None listed

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