killinghall St Thomas the Apostle  SE 285584

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History

Parish created in 1880 and church dates from this period.  Western bellcote.

Bells

Two bells - the larger hung for swing chiming and the smaller for use by the clock.

         

Bell Founder Date Cwt-Qtr-Lb Diameter Note
1 John Taylor of Loughborough C20   c14"  
2 Mears & Stainbank 1879   c20"  

Inscriptions

1.    -----* LOUGHBOROUGH *--------J---------

2.    MEARS & STAINBANK FOUNDERS, LONDON, 1879.

Frame and Fittings

The larger bell hangs in the bellcote and has a metal headstock and full metal wheel.

The smaller bell hangs at a lower level  and is bolted to rolled steel channel being struck by a clock hammer.

Sources

ARA visited February 2003