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Place Manchester
Town Hall
Shown in County Lists as Manchester, Town Hall
Grid Ref SJ838980
Lat, Long 53.47929, -2.24458 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode M60 2TG
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County Greater Manchester
Country England
Ownership Local Authority (Secular)
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 3247 See Felstead Peals
Bells 12 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 42-2-25 (4785lb or 2170kg) in B (505.3Hz)
Frames 3 Show Details
Also Toilet
Additional information Also 2#; the ringing bells form part of a 23-bell carillon; ringing prohibited
Affiliation Lancashire Association


Manchester, Greater Manchester
Town Hall
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-13 1513.0 F# 27.63" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
2# 5-1-26 1428.0 E# 28.00" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
2 5-3-22 1352.0 E 28.88" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
3 6-0-20 1275.0 D# 29.88" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
4 7-1-20 1134.0 C# 32.13" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
5 7-3-3 1010.0 B 33.50" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
6 8-2-11 954.0 A# 34.88" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
7 10-2-5 848.5 G# 37.88" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
8 13-2-19 756.5 F# 41.50" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
9 18-0-13 674.5 E 46.00" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
10 22-3-20 636.5 D# 49.38" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
11 29-3-2 567.5 C# 54.50" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
12 42-2-25 505.3 B 60.88" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
c1 1-2-19 2023.0 B 18.88" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
c2 1-3-25 1908.0 A# 20.13" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
c3 2-1-27 1804.0 A 21.63" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
c4 3-0-2 1702.0 G# 23.00" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
c5 3-2-8 1604.0 G 24.50" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
c10 5-1-4 1202.0 D 29.00" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
c12 6-1-1 1070.5 C 31.00" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
c15 9-0-20 900.0 A 35.88" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
c17 12-2-0 802.5 G 40.00" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
c19 16-2-4 714.0 F 44.13" 1937 John Taylor & Co F N
Bourdon 162-3-3 378.5 F# 91.50" 1882 John Taylor & Co Y 4
Source: A Higson; D Bryant; B Hibbert; J Hedgcock; C Pickford(JT);
TimJ(REMRKS269)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 14/03/2020