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St. Marys in Pottawatomie County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Old Fire and Curfew Bell

Purchased 1902

 
 
Old Fire and Curfew Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
1. Old Fire and Curfew Bell Marker
Inscription.  

Mounted in
Urbansky Park
by
Sidney Urbansky
1966

 
Erected 1966.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkMan-Made Features.
 
Location. 39° 11.67′ N, 96° 4.304′ W. Marker is in St. Marys, Kansas, in Pottawatomie County. Marker is at the intersection of Bertrand Avenue (U.S. 24) and 4th Street (State Highway 63), on the right when traveling west on Bertrand Avenue. Monument is in Union Pacific Park (formerly Urbansky Park). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Marys KS 66536, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Potawatomi Pay Station & St. Marys Mission (a few steps from this marker); St. Marys Vietnam Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Indian Pay Station Museum (approx. half a mile away); Site of the Oregon Trail (approx. 0.6 miles away); St. Marys (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Great Military Road
Old Fire and Curfew Bell and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
2. Old Fire and Curfew Bell and Marker
(approx. 0.7 miles away); The Vieux Crossing (approx. 7.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 7˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Marys.
 
Old Fire and Curfew Bell image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
3. Old Fire and Curfew Bell
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 304 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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