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Longwoods in Talbot County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Little Red Schoolhouse

 
 
Little Red Schoolhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 9, 2005
1. Little Red Schoolhouse Marker
Inscription. The only one-room schoolhouse remaining in Talbot County is a half-mile southwest at Longwoods. Erected ca. 1885. The Talbot County Commissioners restored it in 1969 as a museum showing the development of education in this area.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Location. 38° 51.584′ N, 76° 4.645′ W. Marker is in Longwoods, Maryland, in Talbot County. Marker is on Longwoods Road (Maryland Route 662) 1.2 miles south of Ocean Gateway (U.S. 50). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Easton MD 21601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fausley (approx. 4.3 miles away); Wye Island (approx. 4.6 miles away); “Wye Plantation” (approx. 4.7 miles away); Unionville (approx. 4.8 miles away); Union Soldiers (approx. 4.9 miles away); a different marker also named Unionville (approx. 5 miles away); Site of “The Rest” (approx. 5.3 miles away); Old Wye Episcopal Church (approx. 5.3 miles away).
 
Categories. Education
 
Little Red Schoolhouse image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 9, 2005
2. Little Red Schoolhouse
Peeking in the Little Red Schoolhouse image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, January 9, 2005
3. Peeking in the Little Red Schoolhouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 20, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,899 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 20, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.
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