The manufacture place and date of the city’s historic fire bell is noted in relief on its side: Boston 1856. The bell was shipped around the southern tip of South America en route to Sacramento.
The manufacture place and date of the city’s historic fire bell is noted in relief on its side: Boston 1856. The bell was shipped around the southern tip of South America en route to Sacramento. Bill Lindelof blindelof@sacbee.com
The manufacture place and date of the city’s historic fire bell is noted in relief on its side: Boston 1856. The bell was shipped around the southern tip of South America en route to Sacramento. Bill Lindelof blindelof@sacbee.com

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