George Dawson george at
Mon Jan 28 08:48:40 GMT 2008

It got recast!!



From: bellhistorians at [mailto:bellhistorians at]
On Behalf Of jimhedgcock
Sent: 28 January 2008 09:30
To: bellhistorians at
Subject: [Bell Historians] Re: Diameters of notable bells


--- In bellhistorians at
<> , "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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