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Marathon in Cortland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

First Baptist Church Bell

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2019
1. First Baptist Church Bell Marker
Inscription.  

Presented to
the First Baptist Church
of
Marathon village,
by
Mrs. D. E. Whitmore,
April 23-1901.
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The Carillon of Bells
is dedicated to
the Glory of God
and in loving memory of
Gladys L. Albro
by her husband
Harris Albro
1973

 
Erected 1901 by Mrs. D. E. Whitmore.
 
Location. 42° 26.489′ N, 76° 2.017′ W. Marker is in Marathon, New York, in Cortland County. Marker is on Main Street (New York State Route 221) west of Cortland Street/Broome Street (U.S. 11), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker and bell are on the First Baptist Church grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5 Park Street, Marathon NY 13803, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Vietnam War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Dr. Japheth Hunt
First Baptist Church Bell Carillon Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2019
2. First Baptist Church Bell Carillon Marker
Marker is below the bell
(within shouting distance of this marker); Peck Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Flag Pole (within shouting distance of this marker); A.C. Baker & Son (within shouting distance of this marker); Hulbert's Block (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marathon.
 
Also see . . .  First Baptist Church, Marathon NY. (Submitted on March 11, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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First Baptist Church and Bell image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2019
3. First Baptist Church and Bell
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 11, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 11, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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