Work began this week on the restoration of our historic bells. Have a look at the photos to see the sheer size of some of the workings and the vertiginous journey they made from the tower to ground level before being taken away to the Foundary.

Looking down from the bell chamber to the ground floor next to the Tenor bell

The Tenor headstock being lowered through the ringing room

Headstocks & clappers ready to go to the Foundary

Close up on the bell clappers