Bells of Liverpool
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Samuel M Austin



Formby, St Peter
8 tubular bells plus chiming bell, 23-1-0

Tenor: in Db
Grid Ref:
Frame: Chiming bell hung dead.
Retuning:
Chiming apparatus: Ellacombe.
Sound:
Comments: There was a bell dated 1746 which was probably discarded when the tubes were installed. In the late 20th century, a chiming bell was acquired from the Leeds area

Bell

Weight

Diameter

Note

Founder

 

 

 

 

 

8 tubular bells

 

 

Db

Probably Harrington. Lathom & Co. of Coventry

Chiming bell.

 

18

 

Robert Ford 1695?



Inscriptions:

The tower has limited room and not all of the inscription is visible/accessible. All that is visible is:

ROBERT FORD 1695

Bell

Weight

Diameter

Note

Founder

 

 

 

 

 

Previous bell

 

23

 

Luke Ashton Wigan Fect 1746


 


Source: Bryan J. McCahey

 

 

 

 

 


 

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