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      sheila
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      Can anyone tell me about a bell that has the markings C S Bell 2 Hillsoboro? This bell is part of a one room school house built in 1835 – I understand that the C S Bell company came into existence in 1858 – we are trying to learn the age and any additional information about the bell –
      Thanks, Sheila

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      Anonymous
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      Sheila,

      Welcome aboard! I hope your first posting results in good information going your way. Now, have you checked out our forum section on Bell Foundries, Manufacturers and Artisans at https://www.americanbell.org/belltalk/viewforum.php?f=5 that has many postings about the CS Bell Company?

      Good luck!

      Carolyn

    • #13283
      Doty6035
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      You need to look at the yoke or the piece of cast that holds the bell. somewhere there will be a date stamped, either by raised letters or engraved, or stamped. there will be no markings on the bell itself besides the #2. so that will be you only best guess. the date you will find, willonly give you a plus or minus 1 year.

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