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Leighterton, Gloucestershire, St Andrew's Parish Church.


The single 5 cwt bell from this church dates from circa 1599 and is from the Bristol Foundry. It was hung for full circle ringing but its fittings now render it un-ringable, The bell will be removed to Loughborough for conservation and tuning, and for the manufacture of a new hardwood chiming headstock, and trigger action clapper.


* The bell has been removed and is at the Foundry.

* Conservation and tuning work is underway.

* The new fittings have been manufactured.

* All is ready for dispatch.

* This bell will be hung on Tuesday 7th November.




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