Hopewell Junction in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Schoolhouse Bell Tower
In addition, a special thank you to Doug Weck of Unit Step, Carmel, NY, for donating his time and equipment to lift the tower and bell onto the roof of this schoolhouse.
Finally, thanks and gratitude to Joe DiMaggio Lodge #2248, East Fishkill Rotary, EFHS board of trustees, and Mr. Art Church
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Historic Bells series list. A significant historical date for this entry is July 8, 1881.
Location. 41° 33.686′ N, 73° 49.49′ W. Marker is in Hopewell Junction, New York, in Dutchess County. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 68 Kensington Drive, Hopewell Junction NY 12533, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 1845 Carriage Barn (within shouting distance of this marker); 1820 Schoolhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Griffin’s Tavern (approx. 1.2 miles away); Brinckerhoff – Van Voorhees House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Van Wyck Family (approx. 1½ miles away); First Settler (approx. 1.6 miles away); Gen. Swartwout Home (approx. 1.7 miles away); Daniel Nimham (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hopewell Junction.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 25, 2018. It was originally submitted on November 25, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 251 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 25, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.