[Bell Historians] Digest Number 638

Nick Bowden nickwbowden at f...
Fri Feb 13 20:22:01 GMT 2004

There are now 13 described as "Minor Key" (a few more than the 4 or 5 I
thought earlier. They are listed below, copied from Dove:

Barnham Broom, Norf, SS Peter & Paul, 5, 9cwt in G. Minor key. TG082077
Blisland, Corn, SS Protus & Hyacinth (GF), 6, 10-2-18 in F#. Minor key.
Bramfield, Suff, S Andrew (GF), 5, 12cwt in F#. Minor key; detached tower;
round tower. TM399737
Conington, Cambs, S Mary V, 4, 11cwt in G#. Minor key. TL320660
Felsham, Suff, S Peter (GF), 6, 12cwt in F. Minor key. TL947570
Great Rollright, Oxon, S Andrew, 6, 10cwt in Aflat. Minor key; unringable;
tower unsafe. SP327314
Nassington, Nhants, S Mary V & All Saints (GF), 5, 9-2-16 in G#. Minor key.
Tue TL063963
Pleshey, Essex, Holy Trinity, 5, 11-3-25 in A. Anti-clockwise; minor key.
South Elmham, Suff, S Margaret (GF), 5, 11cwt in G#. Minor key. TM314839
Stockbury, Kent, S Mary Magd, 5, 12cwt in F#. Minor key. TQ847617
Tillingham, Essex, S Nicholas, 6, 9cwt in Bflat. Minor key. TL993038
Tillington, W Susx, All Hallows, 5, 6-1-10 in G. Minor key. Wed (2nd,4th)
West Knoyle, Wilts, S Mary V, 5, 12cwt in G. Minor key; unringable. ST859327

Does anyone know the "tuning relationships" of any of these rings?

----- Original Message -----
From: "marchypants100" <Andrew.Marchant at d...>
To: <bellhistorians at yahoogroups.com>
Sent: Friday, February 13, 2004 3:50 PM
Subject: Re: [Bell Historians] Digest Number 638

> I have just uploaded it. Once the Excel sheet has come up its under
> the "tuning" tab at the bottom of the page.
> There are 16 described as "Minor Key" although I have a feeling that
> a couple may have been changed since I compiled the list (about Oct
> last year), Wadesmill springs to mind.
> Andy

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