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Manasquan in Monmouth County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Manasquan Fire Bell

 
 
Manasquan Fire Bell Marker located below bell image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, September 24, 2010
1. Manasquan Fire Bell Marker located below bell
Inscription. In honor of those men who have volunteered their services in the Manasquan Fire Dept.

This bell has served since the 1870s to summon firemen to fires.
 
Location. 40° 7.353′ N, 74° 3.125′ W. Marker is in Manasquan, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Marker is on Abe Voorhees Drive near Preston Way. Touch for map. Marker is next to the firehouse on Abe Voorhees Dr. Marker is in this post office area: Manasquan NJ 08736, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sea Girt Lighthouse (approx. 1.6 miles away); 100th Anniversary of the Sea Girt Lighthouse (approx. 1.6 miles away); Thomas Black 3rd (approx. 1.6 miles away); Presbyterian Church (approx. 2.1 miles away); Point Pleasant Beach World War I Memorial (approx. 2.2 miles away); 1st Sgt. Leonard G. Lomell (approx. 2.2 miles away); Van Wickle Pottery (approx. 2.6 miles away); Korean - Vietnam - Persian Gulf Monument (approx. 4 miles away).
 
Categories. Charity & Public Work
 
Manasquan Fire Bell Marker, bell, and fire station image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, September 24, 2010
2. Manasquan Fire Bell Marker, bell, and fire station
The Manasquan Fire Bell and Marker on their new base.
Manasquan Fire Bell image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, September 24, 2010
3. Manasquan Fire Bell
Manasquan Fire Bell image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
4. Manasquan Fire Bell
The marker on its original base.
Photo of marker underneath bell image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
5. Photo of marker underneath bell
The marker on its original base.
Fire Bell next to Manasquan Hook & Ladder Station 27-1 image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
6. Fire Bell next to Manasquan Hook & Ladder Station 27-1
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 11, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,122 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 25, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey.   4, 5, 6. submitted on February 11, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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