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David Briggs
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Pull Wire Pulleys
Only one of the Pull Wires is able to achieve a straight drop down through the Clock Room to the Ringing Room, that's the 3rd.  The other seven Pull Wires have to be diverted at some point between bell frame and Repeater Bell.  Various designs of pulleys ha...
Pull Wire Pulleys
Pull Wire Pulleys
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Headstock to Frame Clearance
Due to my discovery that some of the Stay Socket Brackets from Seage's Silent Ringing Apparatus could have the same hole centres, I needed to carry out a survey.     The table above shows the Hole Centre's on the Headstocks and the clearance between the out...
Headstock to Frame Clearance
Headstock to Frame Clearance
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Stay Socket Bracket In Place
The Bracket I found in my 'Fantastic Find' is the only one of the eight with countersunk fasteners being used to fix it to the Headstock.  When I first found the seven brackets, which have varying amounts of offset or 'Joggle' away from the Stay Socket, I t...
Stay Socket Bracket In Place
Stay Socket Bracket In Place
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James' first bike ride, from home to Dart's Farm
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Belfry Pull Wire Run
Up in the Belfry; the 'room' where the Bells are mounted just under the Tower roof, rather than the whole tower, the Seage's Silent Ringing Apparatus is made up of the Frame Mounted equipment and a Pull Wire.  Most of the Pull Wire side of the Seage's has b...
Belfry Pull Wire Run
Belfry Pull Wire Run
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A Birds Eye View of the 8 Bells of St. John the Evangelist Church Whittle-le-Woods  In pairs Mid Left 1st & 2nd, Mid Right 5th & 6th, Top 3rd & 4th, Bottom 8th and 7th
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Fantastic Find
Today I went to the Tower to try and find the routing for each of the Pull Wires leading from the Belfry.  I did make more headway with that task, but the find of the day was a tin box, some spanners, a hammer and a piece of steel. A shelf full of Clutter T...
Fantastic Find
Fantastic Find
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Corrosion Hits Springs
I'm not sure how the first four Repeater Bell mechanisms I removed just happened to need no more than a good clean up and painting, just luck.  The remaining four, being those for the 1st, 2nd, 6th and 8th; were in a lot worse condition.  Two Trigger castin...
Corrosion Hits Springs
Corrosion Hits Springs
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Further update of the Seage's Silent Ringing Apparatus blog
Repeater Bell - During Refurbishment
Repeater Bell - During Refurbishment
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