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 Old Bell Tower

Old Bell Tower

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Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 20673 · View Source
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The old bell tower is all that remains of a stone chapel & office built in 1900. In the wall of the tower is a large granite slab. A plaque tells that the coffin of Abraham Lincoln rested on this granite slab when it was in his first burial vault.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 2 Mar 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20673
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Old Bell Tower (unknown–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20673, citing Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .