gilling St Agatha NZ 182052
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Medieval church with Victorian north aisle. The west tower is the oldest remaining part.
Three bells hung for swing chiming.
|1||Samuel I Smith||1707||27.25"|
|3||Samuel I Smith||1707||32.5"|
Treble: VENITE EXVLTEMVS DOMINO 1707 [ornament]
SS Ebor SS Ebor
2nd: + Sancte Thoma Ora Pro Nobis
Tenor: GLORIA IN ALTISSIMISS DEO 1707 [ornament]
CHR:FAWCET GEO:KAY CHVRCHWARDENS [SS Ebor (Mark No.1) nine times]
Frame and Fittings
The bells hang in a wooden frame which was probably locally made to an outdated design. Since the photographs were taken the bells have undergone a sympathetic restoration to allow them to be swing-chimed. The work was carried out by David Town of Northallerton.