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posted 4 Mar 2018, 16:08 by Mersey Bells   [ updated 4 Mar 2018, 16:08 ]

Herman: What happened to the Buford Tower chimes?

The rehabbed tower was rededicated in 1978 and renamed in memory of James L. Buford, an Austin firefighter who died in a 1972 rescue attempt. “The restoration also included the installation of a carillon which produced bell-like chimes and songs electronically,” the historic places application said.

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Day of music at Selby Abbey

The Roseberry Church Music Singers will perform sacred and church music at Selby Abbey, at Evensong from 6pm. The abbey is open to visitors from 9am, and there will be music throughout the day from the Institute of Organ Building, while on Saturday afternoon the Abbey's bells will ring out across ...

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£75000 Norfolk project launched to bring back bell-ringing to 900-year-old church

A major fundraising project has been launched to bring back bell-ringing at a north Norfolk church for the first time since the 1930s. ... In addition, they plan to install a chiming mechanism to ensure the bells can still be sounded joyfully to call the faithful to worship and to celebrate other occasions when ...

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£75000 Norfolk project launched to bring back bell-ringing to 900-year-old church

The plan is to re-hang the derelict six bells in the tower of All Saints Church in Upper Sheringham. This would enable traditional English full ... “We hope people share our excitement in the prospect of restoring the only set of bells in the Weybourne group of parishes.” No target date has been set to raise ...

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NOSTALGIA: The churches of West Linton

The church was altered at the same time when the chancel was enlarged and the present bell tower and porch added. The church was the gift of the ... On the day of the ordination in 1731 'riotous scenes' were reported which involved Dragoons being sent to restore order. Eventually in 1737 their cause ...

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Funeral homes serve as beacons for Toledo's black community

In decades past, new arrivals from the South realized they could ring the bell of a funeral home — even at 3 a.m. — and get a cup of coffee and a couple .... said the concept of “homegoing,” a term used for a traditional church funeral service to celebrate the deceased's return to Jesus, dates to the Middle ...

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£75000 Norfolk project launched to bring back bell-ringing to 900-year-old church

The plan is to re-hang the derelict six bells in the tower of All Saints Church in Upper Sheringham. This would enable traditional English full circle bell-ringing to take place once again. The bells have not been rung like this since the 1930s. The project will involve the bells being removed from the ...

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