One-Room School

One-Room School (HM1OR)

Location: Port Republic, MD 20676 Calvert County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 29.68', W 76° 32.225'

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Port Republic School No. 7, built about 1870 and closed in 1932. One teacher usually taught seven grades. Children walked to school from as far as three miles away. In the 59 similar schools throughout Calvert County, enrollment averaged about 30.

This building was restored in 1977 by the Calvert Retired Teachers Association.
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HM NumberHM1OR
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Placed ByCalvet County Historical Society, Board of County Commissioners, Maryland Historical Society
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Date Added Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 11:13pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 365956 N 4261820
Decimal Degrees38.49466667, -76.53708333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 29.68', W 76° 32.225'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 29' 40.80" N, 76° 32' 13.50" W
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Area Code(s)410, 301, 443
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3179-3183 MD-264, Port Republic MD 20676, US
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