ALWOODLEY St Barnabas  SE 289406

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History

Built in the early 1960s to serve the new housing estates at the north edge of Leeds.

Bells

A single bell hung for stationary chiming in a south east bell cote and a small ships bell on the end of the church hall.  Both bells have been painted an alarming shade of pink!

Bell Founder Date Cwt-Qtr-Lb Diameter Note
1 John Taylor of Loughborough 1962 2-3-8 24.5" E
Hall Ship's Bell     c10"  

    

Inscriptions

Church Bell:    JOHN TAYLOR & Co. * FOUNDERS *  LOUGHBOROUGH * 1962 *

Hall Bell:         SCOTTISH CASTLE

Frame and Fittings

The church bell hangs from a metal deadstock and is fitted with an internal pear-shaped clapper. The ships bell hangs from a bracket and has a lever to swing it but no rope is attached.

Sources

ARA October 2011

Taylors Records