Church Hill

Church Hill, also known as the St. John's Church Historic District, is an Old and Historic District in Richmond, Virginia. This district encompasses the original land plat of the city of Richmond. Church Hill is the eastern terminus of Broad Street, a major east-west thoroughfare in the Richmond Metropolitan Area, and one of the longest, which carries U.S. Route 250. The name Church Hill is often used to describe both the specific historic district and the larger general area in the East End encompassing other neighborhoods such as Union Hill, Chimborazo, Fairmount, Peter Paul, Woodville, etc.

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St. John's Episcopal Church (Richmond, Virginia) - History - Richmond, Church Hill
... Henrico Parish Church moved to Richmond in 1741 and was built in what is now the Church Hill neighborhood on land donated by William Byrd II ... Byrd also donated timber used to build the church and for the fire used to fire the kiln and bake the bricks for the foundation ... The builder of the new church was Col ...
Church Hill (disambiguation)
... Church Hill is a district of Richmond, Virginia, USA ... Church Hill may also refer to Places in the United Kingdom Church Hill, Derbyshire, England Church Hill, Herefordshire, England Church Hill, Staffordshire, England Church Hill, West ...
Maryland Route 19 - Auxiliary Route
... (0.79 km) section of Main Street between MD 213 on the south side of Church Hill and MD 19 in the center of the town ... Like MD 19's portion of Main Street, MD 19A is a piece of the old alignment of MD 213 through Church Hill ... in 1971 when MD 213's bypass of Church Hill was completed ...
Church Hill, Mississippi - Residents
... For example, the Johnston family lived at Church Hill ... Church Hill has the largest fresh butterbean and pea shelling operation in the United States ... In the center of Church Hill stands "Christ Church" Wagner's Grocery was the unofficial city hall of this small town ...
Maryland Route 19 - Route Description
... begins at an intersection with MD 213 (Church Hill Road) in Church Hill ... Main Street into the town limits of Church Hill, intersecting MD 300 (Sudlersville Road) ... Luke's Church, the church that inspired the town's name ...

Famous quotes containing the words hill and/or church:

    You are the light of the world. A city built on a hill cannot be hid.
    Bible: New Testament, Matthew 5:14.

    The Church welcomes technological progress and receives it with love, for it is an indubitable fact that technological progress comes from God and, therefore, can and must lead to Him.
    Pius XII [Eugenio Pacelli] (1876–1958)