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Wrentham in Norfolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

First Wrentham School House

 
 
First Wrentham School House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 7, 2012
1. First Wrentham School House Marker
Inscription. Near this spot stood the first Wrentham School House built in 1702-1703. Theodore Mann, son of Samuel Mann, first minister of Wrentham was chosen by the selectmen, in behalf of the town, to keep the school
 
Erected 1923 by Citizens of Wrenham and children of public schools.
 
Location. 42° 3.987′ N, 71° 19.712′ W. Marker is in Wrentham, Massachusetts, in Norfolk County. Marker is on South Street (U.S. 1A), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wrentham MA 02093, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Helen Adams Keller (within shouting distance of this marker); First Meeting House in Wrentham (within shouting distance of this marker); Lakeview (approx. 3 miles away); Birthplace of Horace Mann (approx. 3 miles away); Foxborough State Hospital Cemetery (approx. 3.5 miles away); The Dorchester School Farm (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Town Lot (approx. 3.7 miles away); Morseville (approx. 3.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wrentham.
 
Categories. Colonial EraEducation
 
First Wrentham School House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 7, 2012
2. First Wrentham School House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 7, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 318 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 7, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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