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Sharon Springs in Schoharie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chestnut Street Schoolhouse

circa 1864-1931

 
 
Chestnut Street schoolhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 9, 2019
1. Chestnut Street schoolhouse Marker
Inscription.  Moved to this location 1989. This sign given in memory of Clarence V. Van Dewerker and his schoolmates by his wife Myrtle Van Dewerker and children Robert and Susan. Clarence was one of the last students to attend the school. Sylvia Somers Lane was the last teacher at the school
 
Location. 42° 47.817′ N, 74° 36.975′ W. Marker is in Sharon Springs, New York, in Schoharie County. Marker is on Main Street (New York State Route 10), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sharon Springs NY 13459, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The White Sulphur Spring (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Main Street Tour (within shouting distance of this marker); The Magnesia Temple and Baths (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Historic Main Street Tour (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Historic Main Street Tour (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Historic Main Street Tour
Chestnut Street Schoolhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 9, 2019
2. Chestnut Street Schoolhouse Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lehman Block (approx. 0.6 miles away); Rockville (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sharon Springs.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 12, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 10, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 10, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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