[Bell Historians] Re: Liverpool Municipal Buildings

David Bryant djb122 at y...
Fri Dec 13 15:33:26 GMT 2002

> I do. The four quarters are indeed hung for ringing, and are rung on
> several civic occasions a year. The hour bell is hung dead and is sounded
> by a clapper swung by two ropes (one for each direction). Only one rope
> necessary to sound the bell, of course, but it is quite useful when
> the bells half-muffled to be able to half-muffle the hour bell too.

What are they like? I seem to recall that they're Warner bells, although I
don't recall the date. Do they still have their original frame & fittings?


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