Hopewell Bell Tower

Hopewell Bell Tower (HM53C)

Location: Oxford, PA 19363 Chester County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 46.854', W 75° 58.445'

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This bell tower was constructed from components saved from the demolition of what was last known as the Hopewell Elementary School and was previously the Oxford High School. The building was designed by W.L. Plack of Philadelphia and constructed in 1904-05.
The bell itself was cast in Sheffield England by Vickersons & Co. in 1867 and was initially installed in the bell tower of the Union School in 1868.
This project was carried out by the Oxford Area Historical Association with the help of many volunteers and donors from the Oxford community, with special recognition to the Oxford Area High School Class of 2000, whose donation enabled the start of the project.
Erected 2004-5
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HM NumberHM53C
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Date Added Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 2:15am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 416586 N 4403893
Decimal Degrees39.78090000, -75.97408333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 46.854', W 75° 58.445'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 46' 51.24" N, 75° 58' 26.70" W
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Area Code(s)610, 717, 484
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 220 S 5th St, Oxford PA 19363, US
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