Creswell in Washington County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Cherry Colored School
— (A Rosenwald School) —
Erected 1999 by Washington Co. Bicentennial Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education. In addition, it is included in the Rosenwald Schools series list.
Location. 35° 51.021′ N, 76° 25.277′ W. Marker is in Creswell, North Carolina, in Washington County. Marker is on Cherry Road 0.1 miles south of Ambrose Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Creswell NC 27928, 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. Cherry (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Concord Primitive Baptist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Cool Spring (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Davenport Home (approx. 2.1 miles Davenport Homestead (approx. 2.1 miles away); Lake Company (approx. 2.3 miles away); James Johnston Pettigrew (approx. 2.3 miles away); Somerset Place (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Creswell.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 2, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 499 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 2, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.