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Canal Winchester in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Prentiss School No. 8

 
 
Prentiss School No. 8 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2008
1. Prentiss School No. 8 Marker
Inscription.  This building was generously donated to the
Village of Canal Winchester
in the interest of historic preservation by the following businessmen: Lloyd Stebelton, Dick Weiser, Don Weiser, Robert Wood, Neil Wyman.
It was moved from its previous location on Gender Road to this site in 1980.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationNotable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1980.
 
Location. 39° 50.722′ N, 82° 48.359′ W. Marker is in Canal Winchester, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is on West Oak Street near North High Street, on the right when traveling west. In village historical complex at railroad station. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Canal Winchester OH 43110, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Canal Winchester (a few steps from this marker); Pvt. Alfred Cannon (within shouting distance of this marker); The Interurban Depot (approx. 0.2 miles away); Canal Winchester and the Ohio and Erie Canal (approx. ¼ mile away); Stradley Place (approx.
Prentiss School No. 8 and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2008
2. Prentiss School No. 8 and Marker
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¼ mile away); Faith United Methodist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Ohio's Oldest Active School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bergstresser/Dietz Covered Bridge (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canal Winchester.
 
Additional keywords. One room schoolhouse
 
Prentiss School No. 8 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2008
3. Prentiss School No. 8
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 6, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 992 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 6, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.

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