Wallaceville School

Wallaceville School (HMLQE)

Location: Dearborn Heights, MI 48127 Wayne County
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N 42° 20.919', W 83° 17.361'

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Constructed in 1824 as a church, the original log building on this site was the first school in Bucklin (later Dearborn) Township. In 1829 the building became a public school. When John B. Wallace donated the land and building to the school district, the school was named after him. The building burned in 1876, and was replaced by this brick structure. The building was used only intermittently after 1938, and in 1966 the City of Dearborn Heights converted it into a museum.
Series This marker is part of the Michigan: Michigan Historical Commission series
Marker NumberL0067
Year Placed1967
Placed ByMichigan Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 9:21am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 311435 N 4691026
Decimal Degrees42.34865000, -83.28935000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 20.919', W 83° 17.361'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 20' 55.14" N, 83° 17' 21.66" W
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Area Code(s)313, 734, 586
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 8000 Kinmore St, Dearborn Heights MI 48127, US
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