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Rosewood in Champaign County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Asa B. Bukroker

Monument to a Veteran School Administrator

 

óClassic Artifacts in Rural Champaign County ó

 
Old Rosewood School Ground image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, February 6, 2015
1. Old Rosewood School Ground
close up, showing text
Inscription. in memory of Asa B. Buroker
superintendent of Adams Township Schools
1907- 1920
the guilding influence throughout his life was service.
He gave the rarest of gifts – himself
 
Erected 1930 by Alumni and Friends.
 
Location. 40° 13.132′ N, 83° 57.36′ W. Marker is in Rosewood, Ohio, in Champaign County. Marker is on Main Street (Ohio Route 29), on the left when traveling east. Click for map. marker is on the abandoned school grounds at the east edge of the village of Rosewood, on St Rt 29, which is assumed to be Main Street. Current postal address may be from DeGraff,Ohio 43318. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10734 Ohio Route 29, Rosewood OH 43070, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rosewood Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kiser Lake (approx. 2.5 miles away); Old Quincy School (approx. 5.6 miles away); Curry Blockhouse / Shawnee Village “Oldtown” (approx. 5.7 miles away); Old Town Shawnee Village (approx. 5.8 miles away but has been reported missing);
Old Rosewood School Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, February 6, 2015
2. Old Rosewood School Ground Marker
full view of marker
Quincy Ohio Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.3 miles away); St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial (approx. 6.3 miles away); St. Paris and Johnson Township World War I Memorial (approx. 6.3 miles away).
 
Categories. Education
 
Old Rosewood School Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, February 6, 2015
3. Old Rosewood School Ground Marker
marker can be seen at a distance
Old Rosewood School Grounds image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, February 6, 2015
4. Old Rosewood School Grounds
old gate posts to Rosewood/Adams Township School
Old Rosewood School Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, February 6, 2015
5. Old Rosewood School Ground Marker
finial of right gate post, obviously a token from the Class of 1921
Old Rosewood School Grounds image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick,
6. Old Rosewood School Grounds
classic bronze sundial
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 168 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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