Glen Allen School

Glen Allen School (HMGB1)

Location: Glen Allen, VA 23060 Henrico County
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N 37° 40.039', W 77° 30.046'

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In 1886, Elizabeth Jane Holladay established the first Glen Allen School when she began teaching children in her home. In 1899, the school was moved to a one-room building on Mountain Road. It was relocated to Old Washington Highway in 1911. Constructed at a cost of $10,000, it had no central heating or indoor plumbing. Between 1914 and 1925, three wings were added. In the 1930's an auditorium/gymnasium and home economics cottage were constructed. The school ended operation at this site in 1978. In 1999, it reopened as The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen.
HM NumberHMGB1
Marker NumberHC-12
Year Placed1999
Placed ByCounty of Henrico
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 7:36am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 279433 N 4171846
Decimal Degrees37.66731667, -77.50076667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 40.039', W 77° 30.046'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 40' 2.34" N, 77° 30' 2.76" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2880 Mountain Rd, Glen Allen VA 23060, US
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