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The Rye Cove Brick Church - Rye Cove, Virginia - USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hobo Larry
N 36° 43.282 W 082° 43.029
17S E 346652 N 4065337
Quick Description: The Rye Cove Brick Church was built in 1858. The original agreement to build an Academy and Church House included instructions for the building’s construction. The bricks were made by slaves at an area brick kiln.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 9/11/2020 7:29:32 AM
Waymark Code: WM13438
Views: 3

Long Description:
Rye Cove Brick Church

"The Rye Cove Brick Church was built in 1858. The original agreement to build an Academy and Church House included instructions for the building’s construction. The bricks were made by slaves at an area brick kiln. It was used as a school until the early 1900s and has been used as a church by both Methodists and Baptists.

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I stopped by here for a geocache and WM this old Church on 9/10/2020. There are two block outhouses in back of the Church, and a horse mounting block crafted from a local field stone near the Men's outhouse.
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 12/25/1858

Age of Church building determined by?: Historical Society

Street address of Church:
1531 Brick Church Road
Rye Cove, Virginia USA
24244


Primary website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: Not listed

If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: Not listed

If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Not listed

Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: Not Listed

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