Bell Tower, All Saints, Darfield, Barnsley.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wireworm
N 53° 32.020 W 001° 22.205
30U E 608026 N 5932875
Quick Description: A square bell tower, All Saints Church Darfield.
Location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 4/10/2012 1:18:52 PM
Waymark Code: WME6QB
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390
Views: 1

Long Description:
The base of the tower is from Norman times and is part of the earliest church buildings. The walls are of small stones. The upper two stages of sandstone blocks were added in the 15th century. Tower in square built with parapets and corner pinacles.
There are eight bells in the tower, 2 1979 Eijsbouts, Aston; 1 1780 Thomas Hilton, Wath; 1 1675 Samuel l Smith, York; 2 1500 Selioks, Nottingham; 1 1750 A.Walker and J.Ludlan, and 1 1613 William Oldfield, Doncaster.

Church is GradeI Listed -
(visit link)
Address of Tower:
Church Street
Darfield
Barnsley, South Yorkshire UK
S73 9LG


Still Operational: yes

Number of bells in tower?: 8

Relevant website?: [Web Link]

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Tours or visits allowed in tower?: Unknown

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