Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Merrickville School Bell

A replica bell and plaque atop a cairn located in Cenotaph Park commemorate the Merrickville Public and Continuation School. Cenotaph Park, in Merrickville occupies the block east of St. Lawrence Street between Drummond Street East and Lewis Street East.

1873 - 1965

This School Bell, a replica of the original tower bell
is placed in this Cenotaph Park in Celebration of our School Reunion
July 1995

Bell donated by: Alloy Foundry
Cairn erected by: George Cross in Memory of his father
Plaque presented by: the Council of the Village of Merrickville