September 3, 2017

Spires in White Post

White Post is a small town but it has a rich history. In the 1730's, the 6th Lord Fairfax of Cameron settled here. Known in Virginia as simply Lord Fairfax, he owned a huge tract of land. He hired a young man named George Washington to survey it.

This Episcopal church was established in 1868 and is the Meade Memorial Church. When I stopped to take a picture, the afternoon light did not illuminate the front, but it did provide a nice silhouette.


  1. Hello, that church does have a neat history. I love the spires and the red doors. Happy Labor Day! Happy Monday, enjoy your new week!

  2. What a gorgeous shot of the church. nice to hear the history, I can remember part of that story from school.

  3. In the light you had it made a good photo

  4. Do like the spires and I like the red door too.
    Many thanks for the info too, always good to read.

    All the best Jan


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