You’ve Never Seen Anything Quite As Baffling As Virginia’s Ghost Church
Virginia’s extensive history lends itself to all sorts of architectural wonders. From strikingly beautiful to downright baffling, there’s an entire range of sites to appreciate and admire. Today, we’ll focus on one that classifies under both categories. The Historic Polegreen Church, nicknamed Virginia’s ghost church, is more an idea of a structure than anything else. Founded nearly 275 years ago, this historic site has an undeniable and nearly mystical appeal. Take a look at the photographs below and see what you think:
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Polegreen Church is located at 6411 Heatherwood Drive, Mechanicsville, Virginia 23116. Have you visited this unique site before? If so, we’d love to hear about your experiences!
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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