“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Forestburgh in Sullivan County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Oakland Valley School District #3

Oakland Valley School District #3 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tara Buckstad-Russo, July 20, 2012
1. Oakland Valley School District #3 Marker
Inscription. One of the seven schools established in 1837. It was a joint district serving children in Oakland Valley and Orange County. The school term was three months, 20 days. In 1866 it had an enrollment of 82 pupils. It closed in 1943.
Location. 41° 29.962′ N, 74° 38.785′ W. Marker is in Forestburgh, New York, in Sullivan County. Marker is on County Route 48 0.2 miles north of Griffin Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cuddebackville NY 12729, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Indian Raid (here, next to this marker); Handy Family (approx. 3.1 miles away); Hartwood (approx. 3.1 miles away); Stephen Crane’s Pond (approx. 3.2 miles away); D. & H. Canal (approx. 3½ miles away); Cuddebackville (approx. 3.7 miles away); Jacques Caudebec (approx. 3.7 miles away); Historic Road (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Forestburgh.
Categories. Education
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2012, by Tara Buckstad-Russo of Forestburgh, New York. This page has been viewed 259 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on July 24, 2012, by Tara Buckstad-Russo of Forestburgh, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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