Timber Ridge Presbyterian Church

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Timber Ridge Presbyterian Church
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LocationSW of jct. of Rtes. 11 and 716, near Lexington, Virginia
Coordinates 37°50′34″N79°21′30″W / 37.84278°N 79.35833°W / 37.84278; -79.35833 Coordinates: 37°50′34″N79°21′30″W / 37.84278°N 79.35833°W / 37.84278; -79.35833
Area0 acres (0 ha)
Built1756 (1756), 1871, 1899-1900
NRHP reference # 69000278 [1]
VLR #081-0066
Significant dates
Added to NRHPNovember 12, 1969
Designated VLRSeptember 9, 1969 [2]

Timber Ridge Presbyterian Church is a historic Presbyterian church located near Lexington, Rockbridge County, Virginia. It was built in 1756, altered in 1871, and completely remodeled in 1899–1900. It is a one-story, rectangular gray limestone building with a gable roof. Also on the property is the contributing church cemetery with tombstones dated as early as 1773. [3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1969. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places . National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  2. "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013.
  3. Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission Staff (July 1969). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Timber Ridge Presbyterian Church" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources. and Accompanying photo