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Rochester in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Pioneer School

 
 
Pioneer School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, June 20, 2012
1. Pioneer School Marker
Inscription.  First schoolhouse in Rochester was built of wood on this site, 1813. It was replaced by a two-story stone building, 1836, and by this structure, 1873.
 
Erected 1938 by New York State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 43° 9.29′ N, 77° 36.841′ W. Marker is in Rochester, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on Fitzhugh St. S., on the left when traveling north. It is about equidistant between West Main St. and West Broad St. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rochester NY 14614, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. County of Monroe (within shouting distance of this marker); The 100 Acre Tract (within shouting distance of this marker); Broad Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Rochester: Center of Freedom (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Post House (about 600 feet away); Historic Site in Journalism
Pioneer School Marker and Building image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, June 20, 2012
2. Pioneer School Marker and Building
(about 700 feet away); Jonathan Child (approx. 0.2 miles away); Have honor for Nathaniel Rochester (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rochester.
 
Pioneer School (on Left) - Facing North on Fitzhugh image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy
3. Pioneer School (on Left) - Facing North on Fitzhugh
Pioneer School (on Right) - Facing South on Fitzhugh image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, June 20, 2012
4. Pioneer School (on Right) - Facing South on Fitzhugh
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 3, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 367 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 3, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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