St. Mary's Church, Wombwell, Barnsley.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wireworm
N 53° 31.288 W 001° 23.824
30U E 606269 N 5931477
Quick Description: A bell mounted on St. Mary's Church
Location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 1/6/2012 11:11:38 AM
Waymark Code: WMDEYP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 2

Long Description:
The tower holding the bell is formed of two columns. These are also used as chimneys for the church heating. One has recently been lined for use with gas fired heating and has a revolving cowl in stainless steel. A lightening conductor is also built into the tower. This church building dates from 1897.
There were other bells installed in the Main Tower of the church in the 1960s.
Address of Tower:
St. Mary Church
High Street, Wombwell
Barnsley, South Yorkshire UK

Still Operational: yes

Number of bells in tower?: 1

Relevant website?: [Web Link]

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Tours or visits allowed in tower?: Unknown

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