Near Franklin in Johnson County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Old Hopewell Academy
1855 - - - 1889
To commemorate the Ideals and Services of the
Erected 1939 by Graduates, Former Students and Friends.
Location. 39° 29.622′ N, 86° 6.95′ W. Marker is near Franklin, Indiana, in Johnson County. Marker can be reached from Road W100N south of State Road 144, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. At the Hopewell Cemetery go up into the drive-way of the Hopewell Church. The marker is near the flag poll at the northern edge of the parking lot. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin IN 46131, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Franklin Township High School (a few steps from this marker); Hopewell Academy 1855 to 1884 (within shouting distance of this marker); Big Spring (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Big Spring (approx. 0.2 miles The Hopewell Flag (approx. half a mile away); Two Cent Road and Three Notch Road (approx. 2 miles away); Franklin (approx. 2.9 miles away); Birthplace of Paul Vories McNutt (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
Also see . . . Hopewell Presbyterian Church. (Submitted on July 17, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Categories. • Education • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 16, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 376 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 16, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.