Great Western Schoolhouse

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Great Western Schoolhouse
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The Great Western Schoolhouse west of St. Clairsville, Ohio on US Route 40.
Great Western Schoolhouse is located in Ohio
Great Western Schoolhouse
Great Western Schoolhouse is located in the US
Great Western Schoolhouse
Nearest citySt. Clairsville, Ohio
Coordinates40°4′22″N 80°58′52″W / 40.07278°N 80.98111°W / 40.07278; -80.98111Coordinates: 40°4′22″N 80°58′52″W / 40.07278°N 80.98111°W / 40.07278; -80.98111
Built1870
Architectunknown
Architectural styleGeorgian
NRHP reference #79001787[1]
Added to NRHPMay 07, 1979

The Great Western Schoolhouse was built in 1870 along the then-developing National Road, west of St. Clairsville, Ohio. The schoolhouse is a traditional one room schoolhouse and was used until 1952.[2] The building is currently used as a museum highlighting early education in southeastern Ohio and is open by appointment.

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ http://consumer.discoverohio.com/searchdetails.aspx?detail=43039

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