Clock Mechanisms Project Category

Greatham, Hartlepool, County Durham.

St John the Baptist Parish Church

United Kingdom

completed Oct - Dec 2020

This church houses a Westminster clock chime of four bells (largest 5 cwts) that were cast by Taylor’s in 1931. A local contractor supplied and installed a steel bell frame constructed of universal beams in recent decades which was undersized and was fitted by iron fixings into unstable stonework which has burst through rusting expansion. […]