Great Lakes Ship Bell Hisey Bells


     Join the tradition making your boat special with a Hisey Great Lakes Ship Bell.  Hisey Great Lakes Ships Bells can be personalized with your boat name, launch date, or any message in recessed relief text around the waist of the bell.   Recessed relief make the bell easier to polish.  Great Lakes Ship Bells come in 6, 8, 10, 12, 16, 20, and 24 inch base diameters.  Hisey Great Lakes Ship Bells are provided with a polished cabin mount hanger and mounting hardware but other custom mounting configurations are available.   We have mounted many ship bells with stainless hardware or on deck mounted yokes and frames.  Call. text, e-mail, or traditional mail us with any questions of modifications you may require.


  Personalization & dedication details

     Great Lakes Ship Bells can have personalization and dedications cast in recessed text between the upper and lower tuning bands, or both.  Personalization and dedications are free of charge and are included in the price of the bell.  Text personalization and dedications can be A thru Z, (all upper case) lower case m n e c o r,  0 thru 9,  / & ! # , . -, .  Character allowances depend upon the size of ship bell ordered, but roughly 25 characters per line in four or five lines is the rule of thumb on all sizes.  Great Lakes Ship bells can be ordered with no personalization or dedication.


  Popular uses

     Great Lakes Ship bells are very popular on ships and boats large and small.  They are also popular at clubs and eatery’s, as bar room bells, golf course “9th hole” bells, “man cave” bells, sales bells, as Victory Bells, collectors bells, farm bells, lap and climbing bells.   In fact, these bells are perfect for anyone who has a “maritime“ personality.  Curiously, our Ship Bells have become popular as ski Lodge Bells and as vineyard Bells as well.


  Pricing for Great Lakes Ship Bells

6 inch Great Lakes Ship Bell $289.00 + $14.00 shipping.*

8 inch Great Lakes Ship Bell $369.00 + $16.00 shipping.*

10 inch Great Lakes Ship Bell $629.00 + $24.00 shipping.*

12 inch Great Lakes Ship Bell $1269.00 + $35.00 shipping.*

16 inch Great Lakes Ship Bell $2400.00 + $54.00 shipping.*

20 inch Great Lakes Ship Bell $3229.00 + $150.00 freight shipping.*

24 inch Great Lakes Ship Bell $4500.00 + $270.00 freight shipping.*

* Shipping charges for the US lower 48 states.


  Click here for Great Lakes Ship Bells ordering form.


  Contact Us


Hisey Bells
581 Capps Rd.
Greenfield, OH 45123

(740) 333-7669

David Hisey – Bellfounder


Long may she wave  Hisey Bells are made in the USA