Common School No. 10

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Common School No. 10
Common School No. 10 is located in New York
Common School No. 10
Nearest city Accord, New York
Coordinates 41°52′47″N 74°19′18″W / 41.87972°N 74.32167°W / 41.87972; -74.32167Coordinates: 41°52′47″N 74°19′18″W / 41.87972°N 74.32167°W / 41.87972; -74.32167
Area 0.3 acres (0.12 ha)
Built 1870
Architect Dymond, Horace
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 88001439[1]
Added to NRHP September 15, 1988

Common School No. 10 is a historic one-room school building located in Accord in Ulster County, New York. It is a 1-story, two-by-three-bay, frame building on a fieldstone foundation built about 1870. It is topped by a gable roof with an open belfry. It operated as a school until 1955. Also on the property is a privy, shed, and well with hand pump.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1]

Now known as Palentown School House Museum, the school is open twice a year and by appointment.[3]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Robert T. Englert and Kathleen LaFrank (August 1987). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Common School No. 10". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-03-20.  See also: "Accompanying 14 photos". 
  3. ^ Palentown School House Museum, Accord-Kerhonkson On-Line

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