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Moundsville in Marshall County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old Brick School House

 
 
Old Brick School House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 15, 2011
1. Old Brick School House Marker
Inscription.
Old Brick School House
Built 1833
Here in 1835 was assembled the
First County Court in Elizabethtown

 
Erected 1975 by Mound Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 39° 55.128′ N, 80° 44.729′ W. Marker is in Moundsville, West Virginia, in Marshall County. Marker is at the intersection of Tomlinson Avenue and 7th Street, on the left when traveling north on Tomlinson Avenue. Click for map. This historic marker is a plaque affixed to the southeast, outside corner wall of the county courthouse, facing Tomlinson Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Moundsville WV 26041, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Volunteers in the Spanish-American War (a few steps from this marker); Marshall County Commemorates Service Men and Women (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Cannons (a few steps from this marker); Benjamin C. Criswell (a few steps from this marker); Moundsville / Capt. James Harrod
Old Brick School House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 15, 2011
2. Old Brick School House Marker
View of the historic marker affixed to the outside wall, at the southeast corner, of the county courthouse. The front side of the courthouse faces 7th Street and the marker side of the courthouse faces Tomlinson Avenue.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Recipients of the Purple Heart (within shouting distance of this marker); Grave Creek Mound (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); West Virginia Penitentiary (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Moundsville.
 
Categories. EducationSettlements & Settlers
 
Old Brick School House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 15, 2011
3. Old Brick School House Marker
The historic marker cannot be seen in this picture, although it is located on the corner of the county courthouse building that is featured in this picture, it is hidden from the view of the camera by the monument in the foreground.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 477 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on September 20, 2016.
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