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Join Concord Township’s Old Stone School April 29th a Cornucopia of Programs

Lake County’s oldest stone building and 1840 schoolhouse is a hidden gem located at 7125 Ravenna Road in Concord Township.  The only one of nine one- room schools still standing, it is an educational museum maintained by volunteers and has welcomed visitors, school groups and tour since 2005.  Before we get to the rest of

The Legacy of One-Room Schools

Dotting the back county roads, the casual traveler often passes by abandoned or second-third use repurposed remnants of a past era. These aging buildings may bring back remembered images, be seen as merely crumbling structures or reconnect you with a by-gone county era. Such is the case with three unique buildings of Americana found in our Lake

The Legacy of One- Room Schools

Dotting the back county roads, the casual traveler often passes by abandoned or second-third use repurposed remnants of a past era. These aging buildings may bring back remembered images, be seen as merely crumbling structures or reconnect you with a by-gone county era. Such is the case with three unique buildings of Americana found in our Lake County communities.

This Place Matters – The Old Stone Schoolhouse, Concord Twp.

1840 was a pivotal year in N.E. Ohio history. On a grand scale, Lake County was being formed as a result of the separation from Geauga County. On a lesser scale, a school, actually the third one built in Concord Township, was under construction on Ravenna Road using stone from a nearby quarry. A year