Some articles on bells, thirteen bells:
... At 67 m (220 ft) above floor level, the bells of Liverpool Cathedral are the highest and heaviest ringing peal in the world ... hung for full-circle change ringing) consists of thirteen bells weighing a total of 16.5 tons, which are named the Bartlett Bells after Thomas Bartlett (d September 4, 1912), a ... The bells vary in size and note from the comparatively light 10 cwt treble to the tenor weighing 4 tons ...
Famous quotes containing the words bells and/or thirteen:
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—Jules Feiffer (b. 1929)