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Ozark in Dale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Historic Bell

 
 
Historic Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, September 30, 2010
1. Historic Bell Marker
Inscription. Erected on this site by the Dale County Commission, this bell is made of brass and hung in the clock tower of the courthouse from its completion in 1902 until it was torn down in 1968. The bell was made in 1902 by McShane Bell Foundry Company of Baltimore Maryland.

Dedicated this 9th of December 1974

B.F. Williams Chairman
Lewis M. Hayes Member
Alex J. White Member
R.H. Johnson Member
L. Frank Snell Member
 
Erected 1974 by Dale County Commission.
 
Location. 31° 27.528′ N, 85° 38.422′ W. Marker is in Ozark, Alabama, in Dale County. Marker is at the intersection of North Union Avenue (Alabama Route 123) and Broad Street (Alabama Route 27), on the right when traveling south on North Union Avenue. Touch for map. Located at the northeast corner of the Dale County courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Ozark AL 36360, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Merrick's - Woodshop - Ozark / Ozark (a few steps from this marker); Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Dale Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Early Ozark/Ozark's Role in the Origin of Fort Rucker
Historic Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, September 30, 2010
2. Historic Bell Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Dowling - Steagall House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Union Presbyterian Church/Founders and Early Pastors (approx. 8 miles away); Newton (approx. 8.8 miles away); The Block House/River Port - Fort - Ferry (approx. 9.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ozark.
 
Categories. GovernmentMan-Made Features
 
Historic Bell image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, September 30, 2010
3. Historic Bell
McShane Bell Foundry, Baltimore, MD. 1902.
Historic Bell image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, September 30, 2010
4. Historic Bell
The E. Howard Clock Co., Boston and New York.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 5, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 766 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 5, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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