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Baptistown in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Oak Summit School

 
 
Oak Summit School and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, December 25, 2008
1. Oak Summit School and Marker
Inscription.  Erected in 1849 at a cost of $400. Used almost continuously until 1953. Accommodated up to 40 students with one teacher.
 
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission series list.
 
Location. 40° 32.579′ N, 75° 0.307′ W. Marker is in Baptistown, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is at the intersection of Kingswood Road (County Route 519) and Oak Summit Road, on the right when traveling north on Kingswood Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baptistown NJ 08803, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Stone Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Oak Summit Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Oak Summit (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Baptistown (approx. 1˝ miles away); St. Thomas Episcopal of Alexandria
Oak Summit School and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, December 25, 2008
2. Oak Summit School and Marker
(approx. 1˝ miles away); Everittstown (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named Everittstown (approx. 2.1 miles away); Oak Grove Grange #119 (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baptistown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 2, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 855 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 2, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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