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North Lewisburg in Champaign County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

North Lewisburg Fire Bell

 
 
North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
1. North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker
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Inscription. Our village fire and curfew bell originally hung in the old town hall erected in 1870. The bell was cracked by two citizens ringing it in celebration of the end of World War II.
 
Location. 40° 13.386′ N, 83° 33.333′ W. Marker is in North Lewisburg, Ohio, in Champaign County. Marker is on Maple St (Ohio Route 245), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is on the front lawn of the municipal building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 60 Maple St, North Lewisburg OH 43060, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. North Lewisburg, O. Service Flag (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Friends Church / Friends Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); North Lewisburg, Ohio Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Spain Creek Covered Bridge (approx. 1.8 miles away); Pottersburg Bridge (approx. 1.9 miles away); Cushman Monument (approx. 3.7 miles away); Warren Sibley Cushman (approx. 3.7 miles away); Woodstock Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Lewisburg.
 
Categories. Charity & Public Work
 
North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
2. North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker
full view of marker
North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
3. North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker
marker can be seen at a distance
North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
4. North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker
the bell
North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
5. North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker
detail on the bell
North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
6. North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker
the "double- barreled" clapper
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By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
7. North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker
Fire Department plaque
North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
8. North Lewisburg Fire Bell Marker
Sherriff's Office badge decal on door of building
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 28, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 145 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on July 28, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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