croft St Peter NZ 289099
Back to Richmond Deanery
Large medieval church with south west tower the lower part of which is Norman.
Three bells hung for swing chiming - though only a lack of stays and sliders and unusually positioned pulleys prevent them being ringable.
|1||Peter Wood of Thirsk||1699||27.5"||C#|
|2||Pack and Chapman of London||1780||c28.75"||B|
|3||Samuel I Smith||1672||5.3.10||33.0625"||A|
1: iesus be our speed tb ir it tc 1699
2: PACK & CHAPMAN OF LONDON FECERUNT 1780 [ornament]
3: venite exvltemvs domino 1672 [ornament] TH:RW WS:RN CHVRCHWARDENS
Frame and Fittings
Softwood frame with metal strengthening. Wooden headstocks, ball bearings, full wheels - no stays or sliders.
A two train late twentieth century clock comprising a synchronous motor and direct motor drive striking unit.
ARA September 2009.