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Alexander Classical School - Alexander, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Andy Too
N 42° 54.123 W 078° 15.570
17T E 723734 N 4753581
Quick Description: An outstanding example of Cobblestone Architecture.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 8/3/2008 4:43:26 PM
Waymark Code: WM4BVT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 14

Long Description:
Constructed in 1837 by Hezekiah Barnard at a cost of $7000 , the building is reputed to be the largest cobblestone school ever built and in it's current use as a town hall, the only 3 story cobblestone town hall in America. It served as a school for 101 yrs., from 1837 until 1938. Today the building houses the town hall and city courts.
Street address:
3323 Church St.
Alexander, NY USA
14005


County / Borough / Parish: Genesee

Year listed: 1973

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architectural

Periods of significance: 1825-1849,1850-1874,1875-1899.

Historic function: Education

Current function: City Hall

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Privately owned?: Not Listed

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 1: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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