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Cortlandt Manor in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Red Schoolhouse

 
 
Red Schoolhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2012
1. Red Schoolhouse Marker
Inscription.
Erected in 1772 as a
Baptist Church. Became one-
room school in 1814. In
continuous use until 1935,
and from 1952 to 1972.

 
Erected 2004 by Van Cortlandt Historical Society.
 
Location. 41° 18.74′ N, 73° 54.02′ W. Marker is in Cortlandt Manor, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is on Locust Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cortlandt Manor NY 10567, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Van Cortlandtville School (a few steps from this marker); Old St. Peters (within shouting distance of this marker); Pomeroy (within shouting distance of this marker); 160th Anniversary of St. Peterís (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Saint Peterís Episcopal Church (about 500 feet away); Site of St. Peterís Church (about 500 feet away); French Soldiers of the Revolutionary War (about 600 feet away); Heroes of the American Revolution (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Cortlandt Manor.
 
Categories. Education
 
Red Schoolhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2012
2. Red Schoolhouse Marker
The Red Schoolhouse can be seen in this photo behind the marker.
Red Schoolhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2012
3. Red Schoolhouse Marker
The Red Schoolhouse is the home of the Van Cortlandtville Historical Society.
Marker on Locust Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2012
4. Marker on Locust Avenue
Cortlandville Dist No 10 School image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, Red School
5. Cortlandville Dist No 10 School
This school is listed on the New York State and National Register of Historic Places.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 305 times since then and 23 times this year. Last updated on , by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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