Some articles on bells, bell:
... / 35.75167°N 79.00833°W / 35.75167 -79.00833 Bells is an unincorporated community in Chatham County, North Carolina, south of Farrington ... Geographic Names Information System Bells, North Carolina Municipalities and communities of Chatham County, North Carolina, United States County seat ...
... The ring is of six bells ... were cast by Abel Rudhall in 1753, the other two being by Mears Stainbank of the Whitechapel Bell Foundry dated 1902 ...
... The church is famous for its 8 bells due to the famous song "The Bells of Shandon" by Francis Sylvester Mahony ... can climb to the first floor and ring the bells themselves ... The original inscriptions are retained on each bell ...
... The ring consists of eight bells cast by John Taylor and Company of Loughborough in 1911 ... The earliest mention of bells in the churchwardens' accounts is in 1692 ... Until 1877 there were six bells, two more being cast by Taylor's and added that year ...
... The original bells are a ring of three by Robert Crowch, each bearing his mark and the three leopard badge of the Plantagenets ...
Famous quotes containing the word bells:
“Now Lady Maisry is gone home,
Made him a winding sheet,
And at the back of merry Lincoln
The dead corpse did her meet.
And all the bells of merry Lincoln,
Without mens hands were rung,”
—Unknown. Hugh of Lincoln (l. 6166)
“The bells discuss the hours gradations,
Dusty shelves hold prayers and proofs:
Above, Chaldean constellations
Sparkle over crowded roofs.”
—Philip Larkin (19221986)
“These days of disinheritance, we feast
On human heads. True, birds rebuild
Old nests and there is blue in the woods.
The church bells clap one night in the week.
But thats all done. It is what used to be....”
—Wallace Stevens (18791955)