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Lincoln in Loudoun County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Goose Creek Friends Oakdale School

 
 
Oakdale School image. Click for full size.
By Franklin Bell, November 3, 2007
1. Oakdale School
Inscription.  Oakdale School house was built in 1815. It served as a Quaker school until 1885, a few years after the opening of the Public Schools.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionEducation. In addition, it is included in the Quakerism ⛪ series list.
 
Location. 39° 6.798′ N, 77° 41.676′ W. Marker is in Lincoln, Virginia, in Loudoun County. School house is just northeast of the convergence of Lincoln Road (Rt. 722), Sands Road (Rt. 709), and Foundry Road (Rt. 723). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lincoln VA 20160, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Goose Creek Historic District (here, next to this marker); Goose Creek Friends (approx. ¼ mile away); Goose Creek Friends 1817 Meeting House (approx. ¼ mile away); Goose Creek Friends 1765 Meeting House (approx. ¼ mile away); Loudoun Branch, Manassas Gap Railroad (approx. 0.8 miles away); Loudoun County Emancipation Association Grounds
Oakdale School image. Click for full size.
By Franklin Bell, November 3, 2007
2. Oakdale School
(approx. 1½ miles away); Mother of the Wright Brothers (approx. 1½ miles away); Mahlon Taylor Springhouse (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lincoln.
 
Additional keywords. Quaker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 10, 2007, by Franklin Bell of Bluemont, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,297 times since then and 7 times this year. Last updated on December 3, 2007, by Franklin Bell of Bluemont, Virginia. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 10, 2007, by Franklin Bell of Bluemont, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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