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Near Westport in Essex County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

School House

 
 
School House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, April 2, 2017
1. School House Marker
Inscription.  
Oldest in Essex County
Built in 1816
of native limestone
Last used in 1916.

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1816.
 
Location. 44° 9.672′ N, 73° 24.956′ W. Marker is near Westport, New York, in Essex County. Marker is on Camp Dudley Road (County Route 22G) 0.1 miles north of Barksdale Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Westport NY 12993, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Sawmill (approx. 1.4 miles away); Northwest Bay Road (approx. 3 miles away); Benedict Arnold (approx. 3 miles away in Vermont); Site of Naval Shipyard (approx. 3.6 miles away in Vermont); Toll-Gate House (approx. 4 miles away); Wetland Resources (approx. 6.6 miles away in Vermont); Snow Geese (approx. 6.6 miles away in Vermont); The Dead Creek Wildlife Management Area (approx. 6.6 miles away in Vermont). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westport.
 
School House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, April 2, 2017
2. School House Marker
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 31, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 49 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 31, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
 
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May. 16, 2021