Wisconsin Street School Bell

Wisconsin Street School Bell (HM1SQ8)

Location: Port Washington, WI 53074 Ozaukee County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 23.369', W 87° 52.264'

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This bell once graced the tower of Wisconsin Street School, which stood adjacent to the present fire station. School bells such as this were often used to sound the fire alarm. The school was an early Port Washington public school, as well as the vocational school. Former vocational school director, Mr. Gustav Hirsch, purchased the bell when the building was being razed. It was donated to the Port Washington Historical Society by the Gustav and Paula Hirsch family. Dedicated April, 2015
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HM NumberHM1SQ8
Year Placed2015
Placed ByPort Washington Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, June 21st, 2016 at 9:03am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 429450 N 4804436
Decimal Degrees43.38948333, -87.87106667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 23.369', W 87° 52.264'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 23' 22.14" N, 87° 52' 15.84" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)262
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-124 W Washington St, Port Washington WI 53074, US
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