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Port Jefferson in Shelby County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Port Jefferson School Bell

1877- 1950

 
 
Port Jefferson School Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, August 27, 2015
1. Port Jefferson School Bell Marker
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Inscription.
This bell tolled from the belfry of Port Jefferson School to students of this area for 73 years. The school, located on the S.W. corner of Spring and Wall Streets, was razed in 1982. secured by the Alumni Committee, this memento of ‘days gone by’ was again erected on Nov. 22, 1990.
 
Erected 1990 by Alumni Committee.
 
Location. 40° 19.838′ N, 84° 5.598′ W. Marker is in Port Jefferson, Ohio, in Shelby County. Marker is at the intersection of Spring Street and Lane Street, on the left when traveling north on Spring Street. Touch for map. marker is next to the Port Jefferson City Building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 N Lane St, Port Jefferson OH 45360, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Memoriam (approx. 0.7 miles away); Perry Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Beehive Community Church (approx. 4 miles away); George Washington Bicentennial (approx. 4˝ miles away); Shelby County Operation Desert Storm Memorial (approx. 4˝ miles away); German American Bank (approx. 4˝ miles away); Burkhart Building (approx. 4˝ miles away); Carey's Hall (approx. 4.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Education
 
Port Jefferson School Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, August 27, 2015
2. Port Jefferson School Bell Marker
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Port Jefferson School Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, August 27, 2015
3. Port Jefferson School Bell Marker
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Port Jefferson School Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, August 27, 2015
4. Port Jefferson School Bell Marker
the bell
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 27, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 172 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 27, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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