[Bell Historians] Beamish Museum Church

"George Dawson"george at aocL0ELpU33IZBYcz7egGsdMb8KS0HPpHnbP6TO0aBEX5LY8NItg9dFdEKD7Yh60IkIwjGS6HCKm9W7LnjLm0FtgitQ4vCeL.yahoo.invalid "George Dawson"george at aocL0ELpU33IZBYcz7egGsdMb8KS0HPpHnbP6TO0aBEX5LY8NItg9dFdEKD7Yh60IkIwjGS6HCKm9W7LnjLm0FtgitQ4vCeL.yahoo.invalid
Fri Jan 25 13:53:47 GMT 2013

Yes, theres a slot in it for donations.

The other 7 steel bells are 'trapped' in a warehouse with asbestos in it I
am told.



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>From memory I think I saw a steel bell at Beamish a few years ago. It was in
the entrance/exit walkway. It was some time ago, before I had an interest in
bells in fact, but from memory it looked like it was obviously heavily
corroded and had a very thick coat of paint on it.

There is another smaller bell on display at Beamish:


Brian Meldon

--- In bellhistorians at yahoogroups.com
 , matthewhigby at ... wrote:
> Whilst installing the ring at The Black Bull in nearby Frosterley, we ran
into the past curator of The Beamish Museum who told us that there was no
plan to install the steel bells in the rebuilt church at Beamish. I seem to
remember him telling us that the tower was about 8 feet square internally.
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> From: Ted Steele 
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> Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2013 00:35:27 
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> Subject: Re: [Bell Historians] Beamish Museum Church
> On 21/01/2013 22:49, Nick Bowden wrote:
> >
> > From: Ted Steele
> > ... I read somewhere recently of a bell or some bells removed from 
> > elsewhere being
> > stored at Beamish. Am I imagining that? Perhaps bells and church could
> > brought together.
> > >>
> >
> > That would be the 15 cwt steel octave from Christ Church, Sowerby
> > Probably a bit on the large side....
> >
> Ah yes; thanks for reminding me. It was in the new Dove that I read it.
> Ted

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