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Stafford, Virginia: Roadside Crucifixion

Convenient crucifixion next to US Hwy 1. The Aquia Crucifix monument, with its bronze Christ commemorates early religious freedom of English Catholics, and was erected in 1930.

3200 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Stafford, VA
North of Stafford, east side of US Hwy 1 at Telegraph Rd, across from an automobile body shop.
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Roadside Crucifixion

Quick stop by a place I passed many times as a kid. It is right next to Route 1, with a small pull-off area to read the signs.

[EC, 06/12/2021]

Roadside crucifixion.

Giant Jesus

A massive crucifix on the side of Rte 1 said to commemorate the first English Catholic settlers to the area. Erected 1930.

[Chrystalle, 05/02/2014]

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