The Columbus Quincentenary Belltower

The Columbus Quincentenary Belltower (HM14NL)

Location: Columbus, NE 68601 Platte County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 25.363', W 97° 22.13'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 241 views
Inscription
In 1492 Christopher Columbus,
his crew and three ships, the
Nina, Pinta and Santa Maria
set sail from Spain
to the New World.
That voyage is depicted
in the scene above as
we pay tribute to the man,
the voyage and the
community namesake.

Dedicated April 25, 1992
In Commemoration of
Christopher Columbus' Voyage
And to Celebrate the
History of Our Community

Bells Contributed from the Collection of
Leonard T. Fleisher

Original Belltower Design by
Craig Dunham

Details
HM NumberHM14NL
Tags
Year Placed1992
Placed ByColumbus Community Foundation, Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce, and Concerned Citizens and Organizations
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 8:42pm PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14T E 636305 N 4586968
Decimal Degrees41.42271667, -97.36883333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 25.363', W 97° 22.13'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 25' 21.78" N, 97° 22' 7.80" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)402, 308
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 600-648 Lincoln Highway, Columbus NE 68601, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?