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Quakertown in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

One-Room Schoolhouse

 
 
One-Room Schoolhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, May 30, 2016
1. One-Room Schoolhouse Marker
Inscription. This building served as a school from 1837 to 1871 on Old Franklin School Road. It was used as a variable storage shed on Locust Grove Road until 1977, when it was moved here and restored. Its structural frame and windows remain original to the building.
 
Erected 2016 by Hunterdon County Cultural And Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 34.013′ N, 74° 56.791′ W. Marker is in Quakertown, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on County Route 579, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Quakertown NJ 08868, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Willis W. Vail (here, next to this marker); Franklin Township WWII Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Quaker Meeting House (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Quakertown Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stone Mill (approx. 1.2 miles away); Century Inn
One-Room Schoolhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, May 30, 2016
2. One-Room Schoolhouse Marker
(approx. 1.3 miles away); Rockhill Property (approx. 1.3 miles away); Oak Grove Grange #119 (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quakertown.
 
Categories. Education
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 30, 2016, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 197 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 30, 2016, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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