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Near Blue Ridge Summit in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Monterey Academy

1890 - 1961

 
 
Monterey Academy Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 22, 2008
1. Monterey Academy Monument
Inscription. This monument is dedicated to all the teachers and students who attended this school. Built in 1890 and completed in 1892, was known as Monterey Academy, and was a two room one story building that housed grades one through eight. In the school year 1905 and 1906 there was an explosion and the school had to be rebuilt, and a second story was added and still housed eight grades. Then the school was known as the Monterey School. The brick and the fire ring were the original part of the school. The Monterey School was razed April 19, 1972.

In remembrance of all who attended

Dedicated 2000
 
Location. 39° 44.008′ N, 77° 28.288′ W. Marker is near Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Monterey Lane and Monterey Circle, on the right when traveling south on Monterey Lane. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blue Ridge Summit PA 17214, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Battle of Monterey Pass (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named The Battle of Monterey Pass (approx. 0.4 miles away); 10,000 Soldiers Fight at Monterey Pass (approx. half a mile away); a different
Monterey Academy Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 22, 2008
2. Monterey Academy Monument
marker also named The Battle of Monterey Pass (approx. half a mile away); Battle of Monterey Pass/Michigan Cavalry Brigade (approx. half a mile away); Brown's Spring (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named The Battle of Monterey Pass (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Battle of Fountain Dale (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Blue Ridge Summit.
 
Categories. Education
 
Monterey Academy Monument - As Seen from the Road image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 22, 2008
3. Monterey Academy Monument - As Seen from the Road
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 957 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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