Christ Church, Colliers Wood

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Christ Church photographed on Easter Day, 2007

 

Christ Church bells
In 1884 a ring of six bells was installed in the tower; they were restored in 1934 and again in 2001.

The sizes, notes and weights of the bells are:

Size across mouth
Note
Weight
25 inches
G
33/4 cwt
26 inches
F
33/4 cwt
271/2 inches
E
41/2 cwt
28 inches
D
5 cwt
31 inches
C
51/2 cwt
34 inches
B
7 cwt

The bellringers meet regularly to ring the bells.

The photograph below shows the beams in the tower being tested before restoration of the bells.

Testing beams in the bell tower before renovation work.





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