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Lewisburg in Greenbrier County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lewisburg Graded School Bell

 
 
Lewisburg Graded School Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 21, 2014
1. Lewisburg Graded School Bell Marker
Inscription.

This bell installed
Lewisburg Graded School 1878
Given to park by
George L. Lemon

 
Erected by City of Lewisburg.
 
Location. 37° 48.182′ N, 80° 26.705′ W. Marker is in Lewisburg, West Virginia, in Greenbrier County. Marker is at the intersection of Jefferson Street (U.S. 219) and Randolph Street, on the left when traveling north on Jefferson Street. Click for map. Marker and bell are in General Andrew Lewis Park. Marker is in this post office area: Lewisburg WV 24901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tribute to Men of the Mountains (within shouting distance of this marker); Greenbrier County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Greenbrier County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonial Army Rendezvous (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Lewisburg (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lewisburg (approx. 0.2 miles away); Carnegie Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Confederate Cemetery / The Civil War (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lewisburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. McShane Bell Foundry Brief History.
Lewisburg Graded School Bell Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 21, 2014
2. Lewisburg Graded School Bell Detail
(Submitted on July 7, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. "Last Bell Hasn't Tolled For Glen Burnie's McShane Foundry" (1991 Baltimore Sun article). (Submitted on July 7, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. EducationMan-Made Features
 
Lewisburg Graded School Bell image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 21, 2014
3. Lewisburg Graded School Bell
Lewisburg Graded School Bell and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 21, 2014
4. Lewisburg Graded School Bell and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 297 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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