St Paul's Church, Whitley Bay
Description of the Bells


~ Treble ~

Diameter, 2ft. 3 3/8in Note: E
Weight, 4cwts, 3qrs 13lbs
Inscription - Gift of T.T. Gofton and Alice his wife 1912.

~ Second Bell ~

Diameter, 2ft. 4 ½in Note: D Sharp
Weight, 5cwts, 1qr 12lbs
Inscription - Gift of T.T. Gofton, 1912, in memory of his father,
R.A. Gofton who died 25th December 1801

~ Third Bell ~

Diameter, 2ft, 6in Note: C sharp
Weight, 5cwts, 3qrs 4lbs
Inscription - Robertus F Wheeler M.A.,
Presbyter Primus Hujus Ecclesiae.
Recast 1912, in grateful memory of Robert Spencer Story, 22 years president of the
Durham and Newcastle Diocesan Association of Ringers.

~ Fourth Bell ~

Diameter, 2ft 5/8in Note: B
Weight, 6cwts, 2qrs 25lbs
Inscription - Donum. Alfred Molineux Palmer.
Recast 1912 by the local ringers:-
T.T Gofton, Master J.A Gofton, Secretary
R. Gofton T.R Percival
R.A. Gofton Arthur Payne
J.E Gofton T.M Whitfield

~ Fifth Bell ~

Diameter, 2ft, 11in Note: A
Weight, 7cwts, 2qrs 22lbs
Inscription - Donum. Carolii Palmer
Recast 1912 by the local ringers
T.T Gofton, Master J.A Gofton, Secretary
R. Gofton T.R Percival
R.A. Gofton Arthur Payne
J.E Gofton T.M Whitfield

~ Sixth Bell ~

Diameter, 3ft, 1 ½in Note: G sharp
Weight, 9cwts, 1qr 16lbs
Inscription - Donum. Georgii Robson Palmer
Recast 1912 by the local ringers
T.T Gofton, Master J.A Gofton, Secretary
R. Gofton T.R Percival
R.A. Gofton Arthur Payne
J.E Gofton T.M Whitfield


~ Seventh Bell ~

Diameter, 3ft, 5in Note: F sharp
Weight, 12cwts, 1qr 4lbs
Inscription - Donum. Johannae Palmer, 1865
Recast 1912 in Memory of Hannah Relton Stobbs,
Daughter of Dodds Edward & Isabella Stobbs,
who died April 8th, aged 8 years.

~ Eighth Bell ~

Diameter, 3ft, 10in Note: E
Weight, 17cwts, 28lbs
Inscription - Donum. Caroli MarciPalmer
Recast 1912 in commemoration of the Coronation of
King George V, 22nd June 1911.
Edward Smith, MA., Vicar.



 

 

 

 

 

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