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Mound City in Linn County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Wesley Chapel Bell

 
 
Wesley Chapel Bell Inscription image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2016
1. Wesley Chapel Bell Inscription
Inscription.

Dedicated to Wesley Chapel
in memory of
David and Ruth Campbell
Founder members and
early-day pioneers
1870 - 1900

Frisco
———————————
In memory of
J. Robert & M. Ellen
Barnes
Erected in 1981


 
Location. 38° 8.566′ N, 94° 49.056′ W. Marker is in Mound City, Kansas, in Linn County. Marker is on Main Street (Kansas Route 52) west of 7th Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Mound City Historical Park, Mound City KS 66056, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Clausen Cabin (a few steps from this marker); Number 9 School (a few steps from this marker); Mound City Bandwagon (a few steps from this marker); Fort Montgomery (a few steps from this marker); Log Corncrib (within shouting distance of this marker); Windmill and Water Trough (within shouting distance of this marker); Warzel Bungalow (within shouting distance of this marker); Barn (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Mound City.
 
More about this marker. Wesley Chapel is located on west
Wesley Chapel Bell Engraved "Frisco" image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2016
2. Wesley Chapel Bell Engraved "Frisco"
Former railroad locomotive bell
1150th Road at Irwin Road, about 4 miles NW of Mound City.
 
Regarding Wesley Chapel Bell. The bell was apparently a Frisco Railroad steam locomotive bell.
 
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Wesley Chapel Bell image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2016
3. Wesley Chapel Bell
Wesley Chapel Bell image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2016
4. Wesley Chapel Bell
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 100 times since then and 2 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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