The Columbus Quincentenary Belltower

The Columbus Quincentenary Belltower (HM14NL)

Location: Columbus, NE 68601 Platte County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 25.363', W 97° 22.13'

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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

HM NumberHM14NL
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
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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
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