Nimmo Church Princess Anne Historical Society Celebrating Our History, Our City, Our County


The Thalia neighborhood has a long and interesting history, including the Summerville Plantation and the Camp Ashby Prisoner of War camp (once located on a site off  Thalia Creek and now owned by Willis Wayside).  Deni Norred-Williams is currently writing a history of Thalia and invites contributions to her research.  She can be reached at .

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