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Union Bridge in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Blue Ridge College Bell

1898 - 1913

 
 
Blue Ridge College Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 21, 2015
1. Blue Ridge College Bell Marker
Inscription.

Donated by Isaac A. and Betty Myers Sayler
through Plymouth Masonic Lodge
erected by Union Bridge Business Association
June 20, 2009
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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
Blue Ridge College Image on Bell Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 21, 2015
2. Blue Ridge College Image on Bell Monument
(approx. 0.4 miles away); 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 Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Blue Ridge College mentioned in New Windsor History. (Submitted on December 7, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. McShane Bell Foundry History. (Submitted on December 7, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. EducationMan-Made Features
 
Union Bridge Cement Plant on Blue Ridge College Bell Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 21, 2015
3. Union Bridge Cement Plant on Blue Ridge College Bell Monument
Blue Ridge College Bell Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 21, 2015
4. Blue Ridge College Bell Monument
Blue Ridge College Bell Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 21, 2015
5. Blue Ridge College Bell Monument
In distant right
Blue Ridge College Bell image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 21, 2015
6. Blue Ridge College Bell
McShane Bell Foundry
Baltimore, Md. 1900
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 135 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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