[Bell Historians] Surfleelt

David Bryant david at b...
Thu Nov 25 19:34:46 GMT 2004

> It is, actually, not quite as simple as that. Think about it - if there
> a frame put in noticeably on a slope the bells would indeed still hang
> vertically downward, but the length of swing possible from this position
> the end stops on the slider/ hastings mechanism in each direction would
> different. This would make the bell deeper set one way than the other -
> a bit!

Yes, but then the bells would appear to hang wonky with respect to the
frame, and they don't so therefore the frame must be level to level not
level to the tower!


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