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place:- ring of bells, Flookburgh
site name:- St John's Church
locality:- Flookburgh
parish Lower Holker parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
ring of bells
coordinates:- SD36537600
10Km square:- SD37

1Km square SD3676

source:- Dove 2009

diocese:- Carlisle Diocese
locality:- Flookburgh
coordinates:- SD365760

Dove data number of bells: 8
weight of tenor: 16 cwt 3 qtr 21 lb (1897lbs)
pitch of tenor: F (715.5Hz)
scale:-
F, G, A, B flat, C, D, E, F
Complete octave; intervals TTSTTTS; F major.
Bells 1-2 cast by Taylors, Eayre and Smith, 2008; the rest by John Taylor and Co, 3 and 4 in 1949, 5-8 in 1900.
Dove 2009
Data courtesy of the Central Council of Church Bell Ringers

hearsay Inscribed on the treble:-
[To the Glory of God In Thanksgiving 2008]
Inscribed on 2:-
[Given by R. Gordon Corby In memory of his beloved wife M. Roselyn Corby (nee Crewe) 1934-1997 2008]
Inscribed on 3 and 4:-
In Remebrance of those who fell 1939-1945 John Taylor & Co., Founders, Loughborough, 1949
Inscribed on 5, 6 and 7:-
[John Taylor & Co., Founders, Loughborough, Leicestershire. 1900]

references Handley, Diana: 1983: Notes on Furness Branch Bells::: inscriptions and history

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