[Bell Historians] Southwark

David Bryant davidbryant at h...
Fri Jan 21 09:30:54 GMT 2005

>I think it is more likely that they were removed in 1910 when the back 6
>received cast iron headstocks and the front 6 new elm headstocks. After the
>war they were cleaned, tuned and rehung with new gudgeons and ball 
>but (I understand) the same headstocks.

Quite likely, I agree, but it is possible that some had lost the canons 
before this date, or that the canons were left on the front six at this date 
and not removed until they were fitted with cast iron stocks.


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