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Albany in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

City Hall Carillon

 
 
City Hall Carillon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, April 6, 2013
1. City Hall Carillon Marker
Inscription.
Initiated by William Gorham Rice. Completed in 1927. Restored in 1986 celebrating Albany's Tricentennial of the Dongan Charter through the generous contributions of the citizens of Albany. Albany 300 - 1686-1986 - Still making History Erected by Albany Tricentennial Committee 1986
 
Erected 1986 by Albany Tricentennial Committee.
 
Location. 42° 39.103′ N, 73° 45.29′ W. Marker is in Albany, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Eagle Street and Corning Place, on the right when traveling east on Eagle Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24 Eagle Street, Albany NY 12207, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 200th Anniversary of Albany Charter (here, next to this marker); 1624-1924 (a few steps from this marker); The Kings Highway (a few steps from this marker); Kilian Van Rensselaer (a few steps from this marker); Schuyler Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Frederick (within shouting distance of this marker); Academy Park
Wideview of City Hall Carillon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, April 6, 2013
2. Wideview of City Hall Carillon Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Frederick (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albany.
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkMan-Made Features
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 4, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 2, 2013, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 377 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 2, 2013, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. The carillon is currently (October 2016) being restored. Once refurbishment is complete, a photo of the carillon should be added. • Can you help?
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