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Newton County Rural School No. 111 – Neosho, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 36° 52.221 W 094° 22.012
15S E 378172 N 4081362
Quick Description: Former one-room schoolhouse relocated to the Newton County Historical Museum in Neosho, Missouri.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 4/4/2015 9:00:24 PM
Waymark Code: WMNMKQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing
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Long Description:
The school is the old rural Cedar Creek School which was built before 1896. It was moved to its present location on Oct 16, 1990. It was originally a two-story building constructed by the Anti-Horse Thief Association. The organization how their meetings on the second floor gave the first floor to the community uses a school.

The building has been furnished with desks, maps and other school items from Newton County rural schools. It is now a museum display.
Original or Re-creation?: Re-located Original

Year the school first opened.: 1/1/1896

Is the schoolhouse still open as a school?: no

121 North Washington Street
Neosho, Missouri

Web Address (if available): [Web Link]

Year the school closed.: Not listed

Does the school offer 19th century classroom reenactments or day camps?: Not Listed

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