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Marion in Marion County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Hill School Bell

 
 
Hill School Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 11, 2011
1. Hill School Bell Marker
Inscription.

This 500 pound bell was installed when the school was constructed in 1873, and was mounted as a memorial during the Bicentennial Year, 1976, when the bldg. was restored
 
Location. 38° 20.909′ N, 97° 0.921′ W. Marker is in Marion, Kansas, in Marion County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Locust Street, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 701 East Main Street, Marion KS 66861, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Elgin House (approx. mile away); Civil War and Woman's Relief Corps Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Marion County Lake (approx. 2.4 miles away); C.C.C. Worker (approx. 2.4 miles away); Marion County Park & Lake (approx. 2.4 miles away); Moses Shane Memorial Park (approx. 8 miles away); Chaplain (Father) Emil J. Kapaun (approx. 8 miles away); Chaplain (Captain) Emil J. Kapaun (approx. 8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marion.
 
Also see . . .
1. Old Hill School Building, Marion, Kansas. (Submitted on November 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Hill School National Register Nomination. (Submitted on November 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Hill School Bell and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 11, 2011
2. Hill School Bell and Marker

 
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Hill School Bell Foundry Mark image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 11, 2011
3. Hill School Bell Foundry Mark
Hill School image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 11, 2011
4. Hill School
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 280 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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