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The Bells and Ringing at Walgrave and Scaldwell.


St. Andrew's Church, Scaldwell Road, Old. Northamptonshire.NN6 9QY.

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At St. Andrew's, five bells exist in the tower, currently un-ringable due to many factors. It is anticipated that at some point when funds become available, the bell installation will be overhauled thus allowing the five bells to sound out over the Parish of Old once again.


  • 5 Bells. Currently un-ringable.
  • Treble. 1825.  Thomas II Mears. [ est.wt. 4¾ cwt. ]
  • 2nd.      1723.  Thomas I Eayre. [ est.wt. 5½ cwt. ]
  • 3rd.       1631.  Hugh II Watts. [ est.wt. 6½ cwt. ]
  • 4th.     c1480.  John Danyell, succr. "Brede" [ est.wt. 8¼ cwt. ]
  • Tenor.  1639.  Hugh II Watts. (12 cwt.)
  • Clock.


  • Toilet facilities.
  • Benefice:-  Walgrave with Hannington & Wold & Scaldwell.


Observations.

  • Bell ringing ceased many years ago, actual reasons unknown.
  • Toilet facilities now occupy part of the original ground floor ringing area.

Technical attributes.

  • Diagonally mounted wooden frame supported by corbel stones.
  • Wooden headstocks.
  • Rustic ash stays.

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