Continue on Folly Road to 360. Across 360 you will see a church and school building to your left. This is --
Rev. Nutt was ordained here in 1867 and served as their first minister—an interim pastor for 10 years while they sent one of their young men to seminary. This church is noted for educational work—preschool, summer enrichment, the first Rosenwald High School for African Americans, and then an extension center for Virginia University of Lynchburg where students could earn a bachelor’s degree.
His first wedding was performed in 1866 for a couple who were founders of Shiloh—Moses Cockrell and Francis Hudnall. He performed about 154 marriages during his life.
Now imagine that you had to walk or ride a mule to these sites!