One-Room Schoolhouses Historical

One-Room Schoolhouses Historical (HM1VQT)

Location: Batavia, OH 45103 Clermont County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 2.603', W 84° 11.534'

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Lucy Run

The nearby Lucy Run School (1885) is an example of
the one-room schoolhouses that served rural Clermont
County from 1800 to 1930. Before an Ohio law
assessing taxes for public schools was passed in
1825, the first schools were by subscription.
Public schools were strengthened with the Ohio
School Act of 1853. This act made the townships
separate districts and created school sub-districts.
Lucy Run was Sub-District No. 4 in Batavia Township.
By 1879, there were 143 township schools in the
county. The era of the one-room schoolhouse came
to an end with the consolidation of school districts
in the 1930s. By 1936, only 16 one-room schools
were still in operation.
Year Placed2003
Placed ByClermont County Bicentennial Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, November 17th, 2016 at 9:03pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 743001 N 4325343
Decimal Degrees39.04338333, -84.19223333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 2.603', W 84° 11.534'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 2' 36.18" N, 84° 11' 32.04" W
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Area Code(s)513
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3755 Lucy Run Cemetery Rd, Batavia OH 45103, US
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