Butler in Wayne County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Roe Cobblestone Schoolhouse
(aka) Maple Avenue School,
believed to be the oldest
in North America
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1824.
Location. 43° 11.391′ N, 76° 47.84′ W. Marker is in Butler, New York, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 89 and Van Vleck Road, on the right when traveling north on State Route 89. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wolcott NY 14590, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Zion Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 2 miles away); Sarah Mills (approx. 2.2 miles away); Northup Park (approx. 2.3 miles away); In Memory, World Wars 1 - 2 (approx. 2.3 miles away); Wolcott Falls (approx. 2.3 miles away); First Meeting (approx. 4.4 miles away); First Log Cabin (approx. 5.3 miles away); A Memorial to Our Men Who Answered our County's Call (approx. 5.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Butler.
Also see . . . Roe Cobblestone Schoolhouse. Wikipedia entry (Submitted on December 18, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 18, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 17, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 413 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on December 17, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.