Number of Bells 50
Total Weight of Bells 37,331 Lbs
Diameter of Largest Bell 66 3/4"
Diameter of Smallest Bell7 7/8"
Pitch of Lowest Bell A#2
Height of Tower Above Terrace 151'6"
Height of Tower From Bottom of Foundation 183'7"
Construction: Indiana Limestone With Granite Base
1. Bell Chandelier
2. Playing Room
3. First Console Room
4. Power Room
This sign erected by the Downtown Dayton Klwanis Club in the memory of Robert E. Kline, the first Carllonneur, 1942-1936, and past president of the club.
In appreciation to Larry Weinstein for giving seven bells, bringing the total to 57; and to Jerre and Mary Joy Stead for contributing the installation of those bells, made in recognition of all of their associates of AT&T/GIS, the retirees of NCR and their friends, neighbors and relatives in the Dayton area.
Carillon Bell Tower Restoration
New lighting dedicated on April 11, 1995.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Communications • Parks & Recreational Areas. In addition, it is included in the Historic Bells 🔔 series list. A significant historical date for this entry is April 11, 1995.
Location. 39° 43.852′ N, 84° 11.857′ W. Marker is in Dayton, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Carillon Boulevard and South Patterson Boulevard, on the left when traveling west on Carillon Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dayton OH 45409, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carillon Brewing Company (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Locust Grove School (approx. 0.2 miles away); Watervliet Shaker Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Newcom Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away); This Sun Dial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Culp's Cafe (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hetzel Summer Kitchen (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Morris House (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dayton.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 24, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 23, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 23, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.