Old City Hall Bell Historical

Old City Hall Bell Historical (HM1UX9)

Location: Middletown, CT 06457 Middlesex County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 33.71', W 72° 38.879'

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This bell was originally part of the clock located in the old city hall tower at 255 Main Street. In 1958, the municipal building was erected at this site.
In a joint venture, the city administration appropriated and various citizens donated money, service or material to make it possible to place the bell on this spot and to erect a flagpole to fly the flag of our country. The first flag was donated by the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
In grateful appreciation, this area is dedicated to the memory and generosity of our citizens on this tenth day of November, 1963.
John S. Roth
This bell was rung for the first time at this site at the memorial service for President John F. Kennedy
November 25, 1963.
HM NumberHM1UX9
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 9th, 2016 at 5:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 696125 N 4603800
Decimal Degrees41.56183333, -72.64798333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 33.71', W 72° 38.879'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 33' 42.6" N, 72° 38' 52.74" W
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Area Code(s)203, 860
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 245 deKoven Drive, Middletown CT 06457, US
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