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One Room Schoolhouses

One Room Schoolhouses

Located In Batavia Township By Richard Crawford (Clermont County Historical Society)

Rocky Ford (no longer standing):
Located on the west side of Ross Road less that .2 mile north of the intersection with Olive Branch-Stonelick Road.

Olive Branch (no longer standing):
Located on the south west corner of Amelia-Olive Branch Road and Old S.R. 74.  Destroyed by the village fire in May 1883.  It was a two-story building with the top floor used by the Odd Fellows.

Whitaker (abandoned):
Located on the south west corner of Amelia-Olive Branch and Judd roads (The Judd Road on the west side of Amelia-Olive Branch).  It served many years into the 1980’s as the Batavia Township hall.

Lucy Run (now a home):
3755 Lucy Run Cemetery Rd.

Greenbriar (now a home):
3845 Greenbriar Rd.

Summit (no longer standing):
2409 Old S.R. 74. Its last use was as Lee’s Water Tower Inn that was torn down in July 2000. The west half of the establishment had been the Summit School.

Name unknown (no longer standing):
4508 S.R. 132 was burned down in the fall of 1967.

Forest Hill (now a home):
2151 Union Chapel Rd.


Mount Holly (no longer standing):
North west corner of Mount Holly Road and S.R. 125.


Amelia (no longer standing):
Located in the parking lot in front of the present Amelia Elementary School on Main Street in Amelia.  It was built in 1870 and torn down in the summer of 1962.


Forestville (now a home):
4622 S.R. 276


Name unknown (no longer standing):
Old S.R. 74 on the north side, less than .1 of a mile west of the border with Williamsburg Township.


Elk Lick (no longer standing):
Elk Lick Road .  Destroyed by arson on October 31, 1936 .  The site is now under the water of Harsha Lake.


Elmwood (now a home):
4484 Elmwood Rd.


Amelia (no longer standing):
Located on the west side of Church Street , just North of the United Methodist Church .  This was the first school in town (a log cabin), taught by Mr. McGrew in the 1820s.

 

 

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