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Easton in Talbot County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Easton's Fire Bell

1823 - 1923

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, August 24, 2019
1. Easton's Fire Bell Marker
Inscription.  
Hung in the court house, the bell sounded the alarm for 100 years. In the late 1800's the bell was moved to this building which served as the Easton Fire House until 1933.

It is believed to be Easton's oldest bell

 
Location. 38° 46.431′ N, 76° 4.489′ W. Marker is in Easton, Maryland, in Talbot County. Marker is on South Harrison Street just south of East Dover Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11 South Harrison Street, Easton MD 21601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Bullitt House (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam War (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Talbot Resolves (about 600 feet away); Birthplace of Tench Francis, Jr. (about 600 feet away); To the Talbot Boys (about 600 feet away); Talbot County Courthouse (about 700 feet away); Archaeology at the Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Frederick Douglass (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Easton.
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, August 24, 2019
2. Easton's Fire Bell Marker
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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