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Moor’s Charity School

 
 
Moor’s Charity School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, December 24, 2017
1. Moor’s Charity School Marker
Inscription.
Moor’s Charity School
1755 - 1769
Columbia, Connecticut

proudly remembered for two hundred years
by generations of Dartmouth Men
as seeding ground of Dartmouth College
and faithful steward of Eleazar Wheelock’s
generous and crusading spirit.

May 17, 1969

 
Erected 1969.
 
Location. 41° 42.221′ N, 72° 18.128′ W. Marker is in Columbia, Connecticut, in Tolland County. Marker is on Rose Lane, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The Marker is opposite the Columbia Town Hall on Rose Lane. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia CT 06237, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Eleazar Wheelock D.D. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Columbia (about 500 feet away); Eleazar Wheelock (approx. 3.1 miles away); Constitution Oak (approx. 4.1 miles away); WWII Japanese 37 mm anti-tank cannon history (approx. 4.2 miles away); Captain Nathan Hale Monument (approx. 4.4 miles away); Dr. William Beaumont (approx. 5.7 miles away); Lebanon Revolutionary War Patriots (approx. 5.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
 
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Moor’s Charity School and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, December 24, 2017
2. Moor’s Charity School and Marker

1. Moor’s Charity School. (Submitted on December 26, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
2. Moor’s Charity School. (Submitted on December 26, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
3. Moor’s Indian Charity School. (Submitted on December 26, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraEducationNative Americans
 
Moor’s Charity School additional Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, December 24, 2017
3. Moor’s Charity School additional Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 26, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 61 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 26, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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