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Sheffield in Berkshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Cast Steel Bell

 
 
Cast Steel Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 19, 2012
1. Cast Steel Bell Marker
Inscription.
Cast Steel Bell
Sheffield, England, 1860
Made by the Naylor Vickers & Co. foundry using E. Riepe’s patent. This bell hung in the steeple of the Methodist Church on Main Street, Sheffield, MA (now a private home). Donated by Tom and Cynthia Dixon to the Town of Sheffield.
 
Location. 42° 6.65′ N, 73° 21.231′ W. Marker is in Sheffield, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 7) and Elm Court, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in front of Sheffield Town Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 21 Depot Square, Sheffield MA 01257, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Parish Church Clock ( within shouting distance of this marker); World War II Memorial Trees ( about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sheffield World War II Monument ( about 800 feet away); Sheffield World War I Monument ( about 800 feet away); Barnard Park ( approx. 0.2 miles away); American Legion Post 340 Veterans Memorial ( approx. 0.8 miles away); Reconstruction of 1854 Covered Bridge ( approx. 0.9 miles away); Here Stood the Big Elm ( approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sheffield.
 
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Cast Steel Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 19, 2012
2. Cast Steel Bell Marker
Cast Steel Bell image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 19, 2012
3. Cast Steel Bell
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 26, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 424 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 26, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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