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Newbern Christian Church

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1860. 5100 block of Wilderness Rd.

One of the county's finest Greek Revival churches, this brick building features a pedimented front gable, a stuccoed frieze and architrave, and two front entrances, each framed by Doric pilasters and an architrave, a frieze, and a pediment. An octagonal belfry is a later addition.

Writing Credits

Anne Carter Lee


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Anne Carter Lee, "Newbern Christian Church", [Dublin, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of Virginia vol 2

Buildings of Virginia: Valley, Piedmont, Southside, and Southwest, Anne Carter Lee and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2015, 448-449.

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