[Bell Historians] Re: Somerset bell-frame

Susan Dalton dalton.family at v...
Sun May 23 17:32:07 BST 2004

> Sadly, it has to be said that many installations are removed unrecorded. I
> can think of one in Somerset in the early 1990s wjere the faculty stipulated
> that the timber frame, which was in need of replacement but was quite
> interesting, should be recorded before removal.

[A reasonable stipulation and if this was flouted, it would have been up the
the Chancellor of the diocese to take the appropriate action. CD]

In the event, it was cut up with a chainsaw with no record having been
> Where??

> Matthew
> Matthew Higby & Company Ltd,

[Ask George Massey and then please let us know! CD]

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