Askrigg St Oswald  SD 948911

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History

Large late Perpendicular church with possible reuse of earlier elements.  West tower with unusual ribbed and vaulted ceiling.

Bells

Six bells hung for full circle ringing.

Bell Founder Date Cwt-Qtr-Lb Diameter Note
1 John Warner 1897   28.25 E sharp
2 John Warner 1897   30.25 D sharp
3 John Warner 1897   32.3125 C sharp
4 John Warner 1897   34.1875 B sharp
5 John Warner 1897   36 A sharp
6 John Warner 1897 10-1-25 39.0625 G sharp

 

Inscriptions

Frame and Fittings

The bells were rehung from new fittings in a new metal frame in 1992 by Eayre and Smith. One of the old clappers now graces the local pub.

Sources

ARA November 2003