Historic Markers Across Georgia

Whittle School Building

Marker ID: MHF 
Location: on Spring St. at Hill Park Drive
County: Bibb
Coordinates: N 32° 50.503    W 083° 37.949
  32.84171666    -83.63248333
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WM7DZQ
Whittle School Building Marker
Photo by Ken Moser


Whittle School Building, Bibb County´s oldest remaining elementary school, was constructed in 1892 by the Macon Free School Board. Designed by local architect Alexander Blair, Whittle School was named in honor of Colonel Lewis Neal Whittle, third president of the Board of Public Education & Orphanage for Bibb County.

Renovated 1983-1984 by Whittle Properties with cooperation from the Macon Heritage Foundation and the Urban Development Authority.

Whittle School
Whittle School Building
Photo by Ken Moser