[Bell Historians] Re: Another chime for the list
aaspland at y...
Sun Mar 2 16:42:47 GMT 2003
Please let me know of any chimes\clock
chimes that have at least 4 bells that do not appear on the list. I
am especially interested on those that have been lost prior to the
first edition of Dove, or that never made it in any edition.
There is a five bell clock chime (3cwt in E) in Thornton's Arcade, Leeds.
Modern bells struck by Robin Hood and his merry men - westminster chime.
There are five(?) at Nottingham University which were never in Dove -
Leeds university has a chime of four bells 12-3-8 in G Taylors 1952 -
unusual and interesting composition
Hartforth Hall (now a Hotel) near Richmond has (and are still in operation -
I spoke to someone there) five bells 1901 Taylors - 6cwt.
Huddersfield Coop has four 1904 Taylor bells 9cwt clock chime - only the
hour strike is used. - westminster
Dewsbury Town Hall 5, 35cwt - westminster chime - pre-Simpson Taylors.
Dewsbury Coop - westminster chime - Ian North used to hear them from his
And many more...
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