Creswell in Washington County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Cherry Colored School
—(A Rosenwald School) —
Erected 1999 by Washington Co. Bicentennial Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Rosenwald Schools marker series.
Location. 35° 51.021′ N, 76° 25.277′ W. Marker is in Creswell, North Carolina, in Washington County. Marker is on Cherry Road 0.1 miles south of Ambrose Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Creswell NC 27928, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cherry (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Concord Primitive Baptist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Cool Spring (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Davenport Home (approx. 2.1 miles away); Davenport Homestead (approx. 2.1 miles away); Lake Company (approx. 2.3 miles away); James Johnston Pettigrew (approx. 2.3 miles away); Somerset Place (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Creswell.
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 2, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 2, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.