Canal Winchester in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Ohio's Oldest Active School
1862 - 1987
Location. 39° 50.446′ N, 82° 48.554′ W. Marker is in Canal Winchester, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street and Franklin Street, on the right when traveling south on Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Canal Winchester OH 43110, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Interurban Depot (approx. 0.2 miles away); Canal Winchester and the Ohio and Erie Canal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stradley Place (approx. 0.2 miles away); Prentiss School No. 8 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Canal Winchester (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pvt. Alfred Cannon (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bergstresser/Dietz Covered Bridge (approx. 0.6 miles away); Canal Winchester Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canal Winchester.
Regarding Ohio's Oldest Active School. The building was part of Canal Winchester Middle School. A new middle school opened in 2007-2008, so the building is probably no longer an active school.
Categories. • Education • Notable Buildings •
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