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Frying Pan Meetinghouse

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c. 1783–1791. 2615 Centerville Rd. (VA 657), Floris
  • (By Cecouchman (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons)

A lonely survivor along a busy road, this gabled, one-room Baptist meetinghouse originally served a mixed white and black congregation. On the interior, four large, hand-hewn posts with chamfered edges march down the center.

Writing Credits

Richard Guy Wilson et al.


What's Nearby


Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Frying Pan Meetinghouse", [Herndon, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 61-61.

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