Union Bridge in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Blue Ridge College Bell
1898 - 1913
through Plymouth Masonic Lodge
erected by Union Bridge Business Association
June 20, 2009
Blue Ridge College [image]
Union Bridge Cement Plant [image]
Erected 2009 by Union Bridge Business Association.
Location. 39° 33.909′ N, 77° 10.699′ W. Marker is in Union Bridge, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Maryland Route 75) and White Street, on the left when traveling south on Main Street. Click for map. Bell and monument are in the Lehigh Portland Cement Company park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 117 South Main Street, Union Bridge MD 21791, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Safety Follows Wisdom (within shouting distance of this marker); World's First Reaping Machine (approx. 0.3 miles away); Birthplace of William Henry Rinehart (approx. 0.4 miles away); Union Bridge - Reynolds’ Last Journey (approx. 0.4 miles away); Western Maryland Railway Honor Roll The First Reaping Machine (approx. half a mile away); “Pipe Creek Meeting” (approx. half a mile away); Elmer A. Wolfe High School (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Union Bridge.
Also see . . .
1. Historic Blue Ridge College bell dedicated in Union Bridge (The Westminster Eagle, 2009). (Submitted on December 7, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. Blue Ridge College mentioned in New Windsor History. (Submitted on December 7, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
3. McShane Bell Foundry History. (Submitted on December 7, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Education • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 119 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.