Bethel Baptist Church - Midlothian, VA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 37° 30.582 W 077° 42.655
18S E 260389 N 4154870
Quick Description: This old church dates back to the 1700's.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 7/14/2014 2:35:45 PM
Waymark Code: WMM3E2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 1

Long Description:
This church is located right off of Highway 60. The plaque says, "In 1799 the local Baptist Society acquired this land and soon built a meetinghouse. The Bethel congregation worshiped in the meetinghouse and was constituted as a church in 1817. About 1820 the members built a brick church here - - the first in Chesterfield County. The present sanctuary, which replaced it in 1894, was then the most elaborate rural church in the county, having Gothic buttresses, fine exterior detailing, and a rib-vaulted chancel. In the churchyard are buried soldiers of virtually every war from the Revolution through Vietnam."
Type of building where window is located: Church

60 Midlothian Turnpike
Midlothian, VA United States

Admission Charge: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Days of Operation: Sundays only

Hours of Operation: From: 9:00 AM To: 5:00 PM

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bluesnote visited Bethel Baptist Church - Midlothian, VA 7/15/2014 bluesnote visited it