Children's Chime Tower - Stockbridge, MA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GAGELSIE
N 42° 17.021 W 073° 19.187
18T E 638533 N 4682640
Quick Description: Located in the Village Green is the Children's Chime tower, rung at 5:30 PM every evening between apple blossom time and the first frost on the pumpkins.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 4/17/2010 7:56:51 AM
Waymark Code: WM8M1Y
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390
Views: 3

Long Description:
On the Village Green is located the Children's Chime Tower. It was dedicated in 1878 and rung at 5:30 every evening from apple blossom time till the first frost on the pumpkins, (now between Memorial Day and Labor Day), in accordance with the donor's wishes. The tower was built by David Dudley Field to honor his grandchildren.
Address of Tower:
Village Green
Stockbridge, MA USA
01262


Still Operational: yes

Number of bells in tower?: 4

Rate tower:

Tours or visits allowed in tower?: No

Relevant website?: Not listed

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