Jackson in Amador County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Jackson Fire Bell
faithfully for over 70 years.
Located in tower near courthouse.
Warning of fire or other peril.
Amador County Historical Society
Excelsior Parlor No. 31 N.S.G.W.
Andrew A. Quaglia, Grand President
Erected 1989 by Excelsior Parlor No. 31, Native Sons of the Golden West.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 38° 20.891′ N, 120° 46.373′ W. Marker is in Jackson, California, in Amador County. Marker is on Broadway Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker and bell are located at Petkovich Park. Marker is in this post office area: Jackson CA 95642, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Masonic Hall & Court House (a few steps from this marker); Rocca's Hall, Theatre, Arena (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of 1852 Louisiana House (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Sharp's Drug, Ginocchio's Store Botilleas Bordellos (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); Wells Fargo Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Hotel & Odd Fellows Hall Lodge #36 (within shouting distance of this marker); Wells Fargo & Co. Express and Banking Office (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
Additional keywords. Fire Bells
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 7, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 950 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 7, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.