Dixfield Common Schoolhouse, Dixfield Centre, ca. 1900

Contributed by Dixfield Historical Society


Dixfield Common or Centre had the first schoolhouse in the Town of Dixfield. This brick building was errected in 1830-31 and had a wooden shed and outhouse attached. Town meetings were also held here for several years. The building was lost to fire in 1906. Students attended other districts in town until a new building was errected in 1919.

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About This Item

  • Title: Dixfield Common Schoolhouse, Dixfield Centre, ca. 1900
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Local Name: Dixfield Common
  • Town: Dixfield
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 9.8 cm x 14 cm
  • Local Code: 2014-99
  • Collection: Dixfield Historical Society Reference Photograph Collection
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Dixfield Historical Society
59 Main Street, PO Box 182, Dixfield, ME 04224
(207) 562-7595

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