Asbury Church

Asbury Church (HMSN)

Location: Nokesville, VA 20181 Prince William County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 38.834', W 77° 32.509'

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Asbury Methodist Episcopal Church, South was built 1893-1894 on land donated by Newton and Annie Allen Sayers of Massadale Farm. Methodist circuit riders stopped regularly at this farm to administer tothe spiritual needs of their followers in the neighborhood before the Asbury congregation was formed. The church was named for BishopFrancis Asbury, famed circuit rider of colonial times and the early days of the Republic.

Confederate veterans helped to erect Asbury Church.They included Master Carpenter Frank Colvin of Catlett, Va. and John Herndon, Haywood Herndon and Newton Sayers of the Aden area.
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HM NumberHMSN
Series This marker is part of the Virginia: Prince William County Historical Commission series
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Marker Number36
Year Placed1985
Placed ByPrince William County Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 7:32am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 278794 N 4280696
Decimal Degrees38.64723333, -77.54181667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 38.834', W 77° 32.509'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 38' 50.04" N, 77° 32' 30.54" W
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Area Code(s)703
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 14046-14190 Fleetwood Dr, Nokesville VA 20181, US
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