Timber Ridge Presbyterian Church

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Timber Ridge Presbyterian Church
Timber Ridge PCUSA, northern side.jpg
Northern side of the church
Timber Ridge Presbyterian Church is located in Virginia
Timber Ridge Presbyterian Church
Timber Ridge Presbyterian Church is located in the US
Timber Ridge Presbyterian Church
Location SW of jct. of Rtes. 11 and 716, near Lexington, Virginia
Coordinates 37°50′34″N 79°21′30″W / 37.84278°N 79.35833°W / 37.84278; -79.35833Coordinates: 37°50′34″N 79°21′30″W / 37.84278°N 79.35833°W / 37.84278; -79.35833
Area 0 acres (0 ha)
Built 1756 (1756), 1871, 1899-1900
NRHP Reference # 69000278[1]
VLR # 081-0066
Significant dates
Added to NRHP November 12, 1969
Designated VLR September 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]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  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