Diameters of notable bells
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Mon Jan 28 08:30:02 GMT 2008
--- In bellhistorians at yahoogroups.com, "Bill Hibbert" <bill at ...> wrote:
> Does anyone know the diameters of the following bells? I have failed
> find them despite looking in numerous places. I> Great Abel at
Manchester Town Hall
> Bill H
RW diary gives a weight of 8-2-3-3 cast JT 1882
An Architectural and General Description of The Town Hall Manchester
1878 gives a weight of 6-9-0-0 diameter 7 feet 5 inches.
Any ideas about the discrepancy?
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