Little Red Schoolhouse

Little Red Schoolhouse (HM11HR)

Location: Melbourne, FL 32901 Brevard County
Country: United States of America

N 28° 4.012', W 80° 37.345'

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Melbourne Florida's First School

Melbourne's oldest surviving schoolhouse built 1883 by John Goode at his house on the river. Both black and white students, attended 5-6 summer months, sat on benches. Wrote on slates, drank from well near by. Bought by South Brevard Historical Society and moved to FL Tech 1970.

Marked 2005 Abigail Wright Chamberlin, Daughters of American Revolution & South Brevard Historical Society
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HM NumberHM11HR
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
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Year Placed2005
Placed ByAbigail Wright Chamberlin, Daughters of American Revolution & South Brevard Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 12:57pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 537102 N 3104667
Decimal Degrees28.06686667, -80.62241667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 28° 4.012', W 80° 37.345'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds28° 4' 0.72" N, 80° 37' 20.70" W
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Area Code(s)321
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1680-1688 Creek Branch Loop, Melbourne FL 32901, US
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