Bells of Liverpool
..
Samuel M Austin



Aughton, Christchurch
8 bells, 14-0-12 in F

Grid Ref: SD402072

Wigan Branch
Frame & Fittings:
Retuning:
Ringing room: Upstairs
Sound: D
Go: C
Comments: Bit of a rough eight both in sound and go.
 

Bell

Weight

Diameter

Note

Founder

 

 

 

 

 

Treble

5-3-16

29

F

John Warner & Sons London 1878

2

6-1-1

30⅜"

E

John Warner & Sons London 1878

3

6-1-20

31⅝"

D

John Warner & Sons London 1878

4

6-2-24

32"

C

John Warner & Sons London 1878

5

7-2-5

35⅛"

Bb

John Warner & Sons London 1878

6

8-1-4

37"

A

John Warner & Sons London 1878

7

10-2-18

40"

G

John Warner & Sons London 1877

Tenor

14-0-12

(15-1-20*)

45"

F

John Warner & Sons London 1878 (Taylors say 1888)


Historical Events & Dates


* Before Tuning
 
Inscriptions

All Bells (except 7) have inscribed on the inscription band:

CAST BY JOHN WARNER & SONS LONDON 1878

The 7th has:

CAST BY JOHN WARNER & SONS LONDON 1877

 
Treble ECCLESIA CHRISTI SEMPER FLOREAT
A. D. 1878
2nd IN MEMORY OF
RICHARD & JANE RAWSTHORNE

HOLBORN HOUSE
A. D. 1878
3rd WILLIAM FORSHAW
VINE VILLAS
A. D. 1878
VINE VILLAS
A. D. 1878
4th JAMES SHAW
ASMALL HOUSE
SCARISBRICK
A. D. 1878
5th PRESENTED TO CHRIST CHURCH AUGHTON
IN MEMORY OF JOHN JONES
TRAFALGAR HOUSE
WHO DIED JANRY 23RD 1870
BY ANNE HIS WIFE
A. D. 1878
6th PRESENTED TO CHRIST CHURCH AUGHTON
IN MEMORY OF DANIEL WILLIAMS
WHO DIED APRIL 29TH 1876
BY HIS AFFECTIONATE WIFE
A. D. 1878
7th (No inscription on waist)
8th THE REVD WILLIAM HENRY BOULTON, RECTOR.
THE REVD FREDERICK NELHAM, CURATE.
 
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