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Rosewood in Champaign County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Asa B. Bukroker

Monument to a Veteran School Administrator

 

— Classic Artifacts in Rural Champaign County —

 
Old Rosewood School Ground image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, February 6, 2015
1. Old Rosewood School Ground
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Inscription.  in memory of Asa B. Buroker
superintendent of Adams Township Schools
1907- 1920
the guilding influence throughout his life was service.
He gave the rarest of gifts – himself
 
Erected 1930 by Alumni and Friends.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1920.
 
Location. 40° 13.132′ N, 83° 57.36′ W. Marker is in Rosewood, Ohio, in Champaign County. Marker is on Main Street (Ohio Route 29), on the left when traveling east. marker is on the abandoned school grounds at the east edge of the village of Rosewood, on St Rt 29, which is assumed to be Main Street. Current postal address may be from DeGraff,Ohio 43318. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10734 Ohio Route 29, Rosewood OH 43070, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rosewood Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kiser Lake (approx. 2˝ miles away); Richard Stanhope (approx. 5.3 miles away); Old Quincy School (approx.
Old Rosewood School Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, February 6, 2015
2. Old Rosewood School Ground Marker
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5.6 miles away); Curry Blockhouse / Shawnee Village “Oldtown” (approx. 5.7 miles away); St. Paris (approx. 6.2 miles away); Quincy Ohio Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.3 miles away); St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial (approx. 6.3 miles away).
 
Old Rosewood School Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, February 6, 2015
3. Old Rosewood School Ground Marker
marker can be seen at a distance
Old Rosewood School Grounds image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, February 6, 2015
4. Old Rosewood School Grounds
old gate posts to Rosewood/Adams Township School
Old Rosewood School Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, February 6, 2015
5. Old Rosewood School Ground Marker
finial of right gate post, obviously a token from the Class of 1921
Old Rosewood School Grounds image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick,
6. Old Rosewood School Grounds
classic bronze sundial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 9, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 298 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 9, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.

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