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Chambersburg in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old Brown's Mill School

 
 
Old Brown's Mill School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 30, 2015
1. Old Brown's Mill School Marker
Inscription. Originally known as Trinity Church and School. Erected in 1836 at land donated by Lazarus Brown for free school and non denominational church purposes. Funds ($391.36) for this building were contributed by 51 citizens. Used by Antrim Twp. until 1922. Restored in 1935 as a memorial to the one-room school by the Old Brown's Mill School Memorial Association Inc.
 
Location. 39° 49.847′ N, 77° 42.142′ W. Marker is in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Browns Mill Road and Angle Road on Browns Mill Road. Touch for map. The marker is affixed on the right side of the building. Marker is in this post office area: Chambersburg PA 17202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brown's Mill School (here, next to this marker); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 2.1 miles away); Corporal William H. Rihl (approx. 2.1 miles away); The First Soldier to Fall (approx. 3.1 miles away); Captain Ulric Dahlgren (approx. 3.1 miles away); Colonel John Allison (approx. 3.1 miles away); McCullough's Tavern (approx. 3.1 miles away); a different marker also named Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 5.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chambersburg.
 
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Old Brown's Mill School image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 30, 2015
2. Old Brown's Mill School
Brown's Mill School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 30, 2015
3. Brown's Mill School Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 2, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 186 times since then and 29 times this year. Last updated on June 2, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 2, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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