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Perry Township School No. 3

Perry Township School No. 3
Perry Township School No. 3

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a.k.a. Bockelman School

Evansville, IN

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1895 School is built
1939 School closes
1993 School building is moved to USI campus


Northwest corner of Middle Mt Vernon and Eichoff Rd
District: Perry Township
Latitude: 37.967914
Longitude: -87.677888
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Perry township #3 school recolacted c1890 Bockelman #3 School (B) USI Nestled among a grove of softwood trees next to the Eicher Barn and the Paul Grimes Haus, this former one-room school house, believed to have been constructed around 1895 (c1880 per IR) formerly at nw corner of middle mt vernon and eichoff

The school closed when Perry Heights opened in 1939.

was moved in 1993 from its original location near the USI campus to the Bent Twig Outdoor Education Center. (7300 Univ blvd) The building has been renovated and is currently used for seminars and meetings. 100-YR-OLD schoolhouse gets new home -

See also Schools / Education Perry Township district

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