e log Quaker meeting house on e farm of Captain Neff must have been in usable condition as late as 1828, because e minutes of e Smi 's Creek Baptist Church show at at at time ere was a reat of a schism in e church and e faction which expected to secede had planned to meet in e said Quaker meeting house. e. Quaker Meeting House 16 Colebrook Street Winchester SO23 9LH. View directions to here on Google Maps. How to find us. From Winchester bus station 5 minute walk across Broadway and rough Abbey Gardens to meeting house. From Winchester railway station 15 minutes walk rough High Street to . e first log meeting house was built in 1734 and was about six miles nor of Winchester, Virginia. At various times ere were about 30 meetings under its oversight. ese meetings covered a large area including all of nor ern Virginia, and all of what is now West Virginia, parts of western Pennsylvania and one meeting in yland (Monocacy). e center of e Quaker settlement in Frederick County was at Hopewell, outside of Winchester. Virginia, where a Mon ly Meeting was organized in 1734. Unfortunately, early Hopewell Quaker records were destroyed in a fire at e house of William Jolliffe in 1759, so e early history of e Hopewell settlement is obscure. 203 Nor Washington Street, Winchester Va. Old Centre Meeting House, Society of Friends. Built 1870-71 as pri y Quaker meeting house in Winchester, following e destruction of e Friends Meeting House at 600 Sou Washington during e Civil. Date uncertain, estimated as c. 1930s. Photo in Collection 163, Album II. 24, · WINCHESTER — Local Republicans plan to hold a large rally on Sunday in support of President Donald Trump and several state and local Republican . Quaker Meeting House, Winchester 16 Colebrook Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LH National Grid Reference: SU 48489 29182 Statement of Significance e meeting house is a substantial town house of c.1773 wi numerous original features. e meeting house has high heritage value and its site has high archaeological potential. e Meeting House was formerly e Rectory for St Lawrence's Church and was built in e late 18 century. It is set wi in a beautiful walled garden. Winchester Quakers have for many years made eir facilities at e Friends Meeting House available to community, voluntary and educational organisations for meetings, classes and o er functions. It is estimated at Quakers made up more an percent of e population of e original irteen colonies, and at half of e early settlers of America had Quaker relatives. Hopewell was established by Quakers from Pennsylvania. left ree pictures courtesy of M. D. Monk source. right two pictures courtesy of Vic Frost. 18, · WINCHESTER — Local Quakers hope Saturday’s first-ever open house at e historic Hopewell Centre Meeting House will spur interest in eir religion. 22, · I n e mid-eighteen century, pioneer Quakers settled e Lynchburg area. Sou River Meeting was organized in 1757 when Sarah Lynch gave 2 acres of land for e Quaker's first meeting house. e first meeting house burned in 1768, and a framed building was was erected. In 1757, e 1734 meeting house burned. In addition to losing its place of worship, e congregation also almost lost all its early records in a 1759 house fire. Current Meeting House Built. omas McClun acted as builder for e original 33 feet x 44 feet coursed rubble limestone structure. Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy Crooked Run Meeting was located near e village of Nineveh about 13 miles sou of Winchester. A meeting house was built and a preparative meeting established in 1760. In 1781 Hopewell Mon ly Meeting was divided - a new mon ly meeting being set up under e name of Crooked Run Mon ly. 05, · We know at James was a member of e Quaker church after he moved to Frederick County, VA and East Nottingham in Chester County supported e largest Quaker Meeting House sou of Philadelphia, e East Nottingham Friends Meetinghouse, shown below. e brick section was originally built in 1724. First, Second, ird, and Fif First Days at Hopewell Meeting House: Meeting for Worship at :00.m. You Religious Education :20.m. Adult Religious Education 11:30.m. Second First Day, Meeting for Business after Worship: Four First Day at Centre Meeting House Meeting for Worship :00.m. Potluck at 11:30.m. History of our Meeting] HOPEWELL MEETING. Hopewell Meeting (now called Hopewell Centre Meeting) of e Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) was established in 1734 on land at was granted to Alexander Ross (an Irish Quaker) and Morgan Bryan (an Irish Presbyterian) in 1730 and 1732 by Lt. Gov. William Gooch of Virginia. 09, · Official Tourism Website of e Commonweal of Virginia Virginia Tourism Corporation, 901 E. Cary St., Suite 900, Richmond, VA 23219 For Virginia citizen and business services visit www.Virginia.gov. Virginia Economic Development Partnership visit www.VEDP.org. Title: Quaker Meeting House, Winchester vic., Frederick County, Virginia Creator(s): Johnston, Frances Benjamin, 1864-1952, photographer Date Created/Published: [between ca. 1930 and 1939] Medium: 1 negative: safety film . 8 x . Reproduction Number: LC . Winchester Quaker Meeting provides arate meetings for children to coincide wi our .30am Sunday meetings on e second and four Sunday each mon. ese aim to help e children feel part of e life of e Meeting by making friends amongst bo adults and children and by exploring Quaker practice, history and testimonies. Quaker Meeting House, Lynchburg, Campbell County, Virginia LC-J7-VA- C3064 [P&P] Source Collection Quaker Meeting House, Winchester vic., Frederick County, Virginia Title from photographer's inventory. Hopewell. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of e Architecture of e Sou, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. e First Quakers in yland and Virginia By Jeannette Holland Austin. e leader, George Fox, was born 1624 in England, and began his ministry at Manchester about1644. Missionaries were sent to Barbadoes about 1655, en to New England, yland andVirginia by 1658. At first, ere were ree Mon ly meetings held, two on e Eastern Shore. 28, · e drains of Opequon Creek in Frederick County, Va., and e following day omas Barnett conveyed to David Faulkner six acres adjoining e first mentioned tract. (Deed book 26, p.-275-277. Frederick Co. Records Winchester, Va.) On February 5, 1800, David and Judi Faulkner conveyed is same tract. HOPEWELL was e first Quaker meeting established in e Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. It was originally known as Opeckan and was set off from e Concord Quarterly Meeting of Pennsylvania in 1734. e actual date of first settlement is ought to be around 1730. e meeting house is located about 6 miles nor of Winchester, Frederick Co. e first log meeting house was built in 1734 and was about six miles nor of Winchester, Virginia. At various times ere were about 30 meetings under its oversight. ese meetings covered a large area including all of nor ern Virginia, and all of,what is now West Virginia, parts of western Pennsylvania and one meeting in yland. Quakers on Virginia's Eastern Shore were concentrated in 1657 at mou of Nassawaddox Creek. What have been e first Friends meetinghouse in America was built ere. 4. Puritan and en Anglican officials in colony pushed back against Quakers, ordering preachers to leave and reatening to fine ship captains who brought Quakers to Virginia. e o er Quaker Meeting House referred to as e Fairfax Mon ly Meeting, I will see what name is attached to e building site. I am calling it Sou Fork, near Lincoln, Loudoun Co. VA. Also records found in Hinshaw Vol 6 p. 463. It was part of e original Goose Creek Meeting and . Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) Welcome. G. oose Creek is a m and welcoming community where we support each o er in our shared journeys of e Spirit. We believe, in e words of e Quaker writer omas Kelly, at deep wi in us all ere is an amazing inner sanctuary of e soul, a holy place, a Divine Center, a speaking Voice. Hopewell Friends Meeting House - 69- 91 wfchs. Hopewell Friends Meeting House in Clearbrook, VA. View wi tree. Date be 1897 (see 1615-13 l). Four prints in envelope, one date-stamped 84. See also 163-18 wfchs. Garland R. Quarles, Some Old Homes in Frederick County, Virginia (Winchester, VA: Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society, 1990), 222–224. As quoted in Wayland, Hopewell Friends History, 45. e references to East Nottingham Mon ly Meeting, Nottingham Mon ly Meeting, and Brick Meeting or Meetinghouse are one and e same. e site. 12, · Driving past e Alexandria Friends Meeting house you might mistake it for just an ordinary house in Nor ern Virginia. However is meeting house has a big history for such an unassuming property. In 1846 Quakers from Pennsylvania came to Virginia looking for lumber to build ships for trade wi China and for farm land to expand eir Quaker. Friends General Conference 1216 Arch St, 2B Philadelphia, PA 19 7 215-561-1700. Waterford's original Quaker meeting house was built in e 1740s from logs. In 1761, Waterford's Quakers replaced e original meeting house wi e right half of is building. Ten years later, ey doubled e size of e meeting house to 36 feet by 72 feet wi e addition of e left side. e Sou River Friends Meetinghouse, or Quaker Meeting House, is a historic Friends meeting house located at Lynchburg, Virginia.It was completed in 1798. It is a rubble stone structure, approximately 30 by 51 feet (9.1 by 15.5 m), wi walls 16 inches ick, and 12 feet high. Find 277 listings related to Quaker Meeting House in Winchester on YP.com. See reviews, photos, directions, phone numbers and more for Quaker Meeting House locations in Winchester, VA. e period 1730 – 1850 was a period of rapid grow and territorial migration of e Society of Friends, or Quakers, into nor ern parts of Colonial Virginia. Already settled in yland by 1725 (Monacacy Meeting at Buckeystown, MD) and in e Shenandoah Valley by 1730 (Hopewell Meeting near Winchester, VA), Quakers fur er migrated to areas. Britain Yearly Meeting of e Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), Friends House, 173 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ Telephone: 020 7663 00 Registered charity number: 1127633. Hollingswor Mill, located next to e Abram’s Delight house, was built in 1833 by David Hollingswor, e great-grandson of Abraham Hollingswor, Frederick County’s first settler. A restored and furnished log cabin completes is historic site. Address: 1340 Sou Pleasant Valley Road Winchester, VA 22601. Telephone: (540) 662-6519. Nineveh is an unincorporated community in ren County, Virginia, on e main road (U.S. Route 522) between Winchester, Virginia, and Front Royal, Virginia.Prior to e creation of ren County in 1836, Nineveh was in Frederick County, Virginia.A post office at . e connections between e Friends in PA, MD, VA and e Carolinas were strong rough e 1700's, as Quaker ministers and missionaries traveled about e colonies. After about 17, ere were o er Quakers who came to e Nottingham Lots in search of land and a new life. Photo: Quaker Meeting House,Friends',Winchester,Virginia,VA,Architecture,Sou,c1930 1: Amazon.ca: Home & Kitchen. Welcome to e Quaker Meetings research site. An attempt to record basic historical information (former name, parent bodies, location, meeting genealogy, records-storage locations, records known extant) about every mon ly meeting of e Religious Society of Friends at has ever existed in Nor America (over 2 0 identified so far). 147 Quaker Meeting House Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188-1851 is currently not for sale. e 1,419 sq. ft. single-family home is a 2 bed, 2.0 ba property. is home was built in 1978 and last sold on for. View more property details, sales history and Zestimate data on Zillow. Richmond Friends (Quaker) Meeting is a diverse community of seekers united in dedication to testimonies, but not bound by any creed. We are un-programmed meaning ere is no conventional program to our worship. We have no designated minister, pre-arranged prayers, sermons, or hymns. Quaker Meetings in e Lower Shenandoah Valley and elsewhere * * * Under construction * * * Below is a list of e different Friends Meetings at existed in e Shenandoah Valley region and surrounding areas as well as some o er areas at members of our McKay & Steer families and o er allied families of Quaker roots settled. Winchester, founded in 1744 (officially ch , 1744), is e oldest Virginia city west of e Blue Ridge Mountains. Located at e nor ern entrance of e Shenandoah Valley, e City encompasses 9.3 square miles and is e medical, industrial, commercial and agricultural center for e surrounding areas. Find 278 listings related to Quaker Meeting House in Winchester on YP.com. See reviews, photos, directions, phone numbers and more for Quaker Meeting House locations in Winchester, VA. Loudoun Club 12 (large room downstairs) 58 Sycolin Road Sou east Leesburg, VA. Leesburg, VA.