romaldkirk  St Romald  NY 995221

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History

A large medieval church with work from the twelfth to fifteenth centuries.  The tower belongs to the latter century.

Bells

Three bells hung for stationary chiming: the second bell being amongst Gillett and Johnston's last bells.

Bell Founder Date Cwt-Qtr-Lb Diameter Note
1 (York) 1711 4.2.12 29.75"  
2 Gillett and Johnston 1954 5.3.2 31.75"  
3 (York) 1688 7.1.23 35.25"  

Inscriptions

List of

Frame and Fittings

Chimed by a small baton clavier - there can be few sets of three bells played from such a mechanism!

Sources

List of sources/date of visit