Witheridge, Devon

St John the Baptist

United Kingdom

The PCC of this church has placed an order for major maintenance work to be undertaken on their ring of bells. All the bells will be lifted from their pits and their bearings cleaned/replaced as necessary. The clappers and crown staples will be completely refurbished and the cast iron & steel bellframe will be cleaned and repainted to complete the restoration.

Update

  • Work on this project is now underway. The bells have all been lifted from their pits and their bearings cleaned/replaced. The painting of the bell frame has been completed.