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Bicentennial Veterans Memorial - Lisbon, OH
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
N 40° 46.340 W 080° 46.055
17T E 519613 N 4513510
Quick Description: This memorial is centered around a bicentennial bell and located at the Columbiana Courthouse in Lisbon, Ohio. There are inscribed names of Congressional Medal of Honor recipients from Columbianna County and individual memorial bricks.
Location: Ohio, United States
Date Posted: 1/2/2009 9:37:50 PM
Waymark Code: WM5G55
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
Views: 7

Long Description:

The bicentennial bell was cast in a mobile foundry as part of Ohio's bicentennial celebration when one bell was cast in each of Ohio's 88 counties. This belle was cast on July 30-31, 2003.

Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
Civil War WWI WWII Korea Vietnam

In Honor Of: All Veterans

Marker Text:
In Honor of All Veterans

Date of dedication: 2003

Who Put it Here?: Unknown

Description of Memorial:
There are several elements to this memorial. -- A granite marker -- A bicentennial bell -- A marble memorial with names inscribed -- Individual memorial bricks The is also in this square a fountain dedicated to all veterans, and a WWII era cannon. These each appear to be separate memorials placed at different times by different groups or individuals.

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