Barnesville in Belmont County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Village Bell
with appreciation for your
service and sacrifice
2 August 2008
Home of the Free Because of the Brave
Erected 2008 by VFW Post 2792, Legion Post 168, DAV Chapter 121, Barnesville Community Foundation, Village of Barnesville, and Junior Women's Club.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Heroes • Military • Patriots & Patriotism • Political Subdivisions. In addition, it is included in the Historic Bells series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 2008.
Location. 39° 59.265′ N, 81° 10.508′ W. Marker is in Barnesville, Ohio, in Belmont County. Marker is at the intersection of Arch Street and Main Street (Ohio Route 147), on the right when traveling north on Arch Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Barnesville OH 43713, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Barnesville War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); September 11, 2001 (a few steps from Barnesville Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); B&O Railroad Tunnel (within shouting distance of this marker); VFW Post 2792 Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Roby Cigar Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); Watt Car and Wheel Company (approx. 0.3 miles away); Governor Wilson Shannon 1802-1877 / Barnesville’s Shannon Family (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Barnesville.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 24, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,077 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 24, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.