McComas Institute - Joppa, MD
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 39° 28.042 W 076° 21.493
18S E 383165 N 4369522
Quick Description: A historic former one room schoolhouse in Joppa, Maryland.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 3/3/2021 3:33:57 PM
Waymark Code: WM13WWA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
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Long Description:
Taken from Wikipedia, "McComas Institute is a historic school located at Joppa, Harford County, Maryland, United States. The school was built in 1867, and is a one-story frame structure with a gable roof, five bays long and three bays wide, and resting on a stone foundation. It is one of three schools erected in the area by the Freedmen's Bureau after the Civil War.

The McComas Institute was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980."
Original or Re-creation?: Original

Year the school first opened.: 1/1/1867

Is the schoolhouse still open as a school?: no

N of Joppa on Singer Rd. , Joppa

Does the school offer 19th century classroom reenactments or day camps?: no

Year the school closed.: Not listed

Web Address (if available): Not listed

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