[Bell Historians] Help Re Bootle

combineharvestersam combineharvestersam at h...
Tue Sep 28 13:04:04 BST 2004

I believe they are the first ring cast by Mears after the war. 
Bredbury were the first Taylors ring cast after the war.

Is that correct?


--- In bellhistorians at yahoogroups.com, "jimhedgcock" 
<jameshedgcock at h...> wrote:
> --- It has transpired that the bells were cast in 1945. The fact 
> that the casting date on the belfry notice, which was supplied by 
> founders is incorrect, casts doubt on the validity of the other 
> details.
> I had a note that the bells were removed in 1973, but I am open to 
> correction. 
> As Sam says, his Dad might have other details.
> I have a photo b/w of Emmanuel @ 1970 and a much larger coloured 
> of the tower in scaffolding being demolished. I am quie willing to 
> loan these to interested parties on the basis that they can not be 
> replaced ( I don't have the negatives) and that they are 
> sent/received by recorded delivery. The church had already been 
> demolished. There must be material in the archives of the 
> Echo or other local newspapers.
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