[Bell Historians] Warners and Harmonic Tuning
richard.offen at o...
Sun Jun 20 16:25:02 BST 2004
--- In bellhistorians at yahoogroups.com, "jimhedgcock"
<jameshedgcock at h...> wrote:
> --- >> Which brings me on to another issue - that of casting
> bells "old style" to
> > match. Invariably the ones I have heard do not match - I know
> > sometimes the bells are not the right shape to match but when
> attempts have
> > been made to get the profile the same as the old bells they still
> > match.
> >I remember a recently deceased prominent ringer telling me that he
> attended the re-dedication at Cornhill. Standing outside, with the
> founder of the new bells, Mr.Hughes was told that he ought to be
> ashamed of selling such products!
I'm probably in a very small minority, but I actually rather like
Cornhill! They have a good deal more character than many twelves I
can think of!
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