Old Brown's Mill School

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Old Brown's Mill School
OLD BROWN'S MILL SCHOOL.jpg
Old Brown's Mill School is located in Pennsylvania
Old Brown's Mill School
Old Brown's Mill School is located in the US
Old Brown's Mill School
Location Off U.S. Route 11 near Kauffman, Antrim Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°49′51″N 77°42′08″W / 39.83071°N 77.70216°W / 39.83071; -77.70216Coordinates: 39°49′51″N 77°42′08″W / 39.83071°N 77.70216°W / 39.83071; -77.70216
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Built 1836
NRHP Reference # 73001632[1]
Added to NRHP March 7, 1973

Old Brown's Mill School is a historic one-room school located at Antrim Township in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1836, and is a 1 1/2-story, limestone building with an "A"-shaped shingle roof. It housed a school until 1921. It was restored in 1934, and, in 1962, was acquired by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.[1]

The school is now owned by the Franklin County Historical Society and open to the public in the summer.

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Pennsylvania Register of Historic Sites and Landmarks (June 1971). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Old Brown's Mill School" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-02-03. 

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