Newbury Center, Ohio

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Newbury Center is an unincorporated community in Geauga County, in the U.S. state of Ohio.

History[edit]

A variant name is Newbury.[1] A post office called Newbury has been in operation since 1823.[2] The name Newbury is derived from Newburyport, Massachusetts.[3]

Education[edit]

Newbury Local Schools administers two schools in the community, Newbury Elementary School and Newbury Jr./Sr. High School.[4] Newbury has a public library, a branch of the Geauga County Public Library.[5]

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Newbury Center, Ohio
  2. ^ "Geauga County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 26 January 2016.
  3. ^ History of Geauga and Lake Counties, Ohio: With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Its Pioneers and Most Prominent Men. Williams Brothers. 1878. p. 174.
  4. ^ "Homepage". Newbury Local Schools. Retrieved 25 February 2018.
  5. ^ "Locations". Geauga County Public Library. Retrieved 25 February 2018.

Coordinates: 41°27′48″N 81°14′39″W / 41.46333°N 81.24417°W / 41.46333; -81.24417