Bells of Liverpool
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Samuel M Austin



Speke, All Saints
3 bells, 6-0-5, Unringable
Grid Ref.:

Frame & Fittings: Hung in a line in a wooden frame for ringing. Wheels been destroyed by vandalism. Bells currently clocked.
Retuning: Never subsequently retuned.
Ringing room: Downstairs. There was an active band here in the 1960s
Sound:
Go:

Bell

Weight

Diameter

Note

Founder

 

 

 

 

 

Treble

4-0-23

27˝”

 

John Taylor & Co. Loughborough 1874

2

5-0-0

29˝”

 

John Taylor & Co. Loughborough 1874

Tenor

6-0-5

32⅞”

 

John Taylor & Co. Loughborough 1874


Sources

Weights and diameters provided by Chris Pickford from Taylor’s job book.

Historical Events & Dates

• There are active plans by the Merseyside Bell Restoration Group to restore and augment the bells to six. At least one of the new bells has already been obtained.

Visited S.M.A, Graham K. Austin and Harry Moore 1998

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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