[Bell Historians] 'Jimmy' Groves, bellhanger

George Dawson George at d...
Thu Nov 13 09:35:23 GMT 2003

> What was the function of the "rounded blocks"?
These rounded blocks will be pieces of wood placed either side of the garter
hole on the sole of the wheel. These stop the rope flexing excessively in
the garter hole when the bell is rung, thus reducing wear.


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