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Hanging Ceremony Of St Margaret's Commemorative Church Bell
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Hanging Ceremony Of St Margaret's Commemorative Church Bell

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Julie Thomson
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Hanging Ceremony Of St Margaret's Commemorative Church Bell
St George's Mills - St Mary de Castro (cabinet)
Strongroom Stack 24
St Margarets Church
Church interior showing bell and clergyman standing by
1/2 Glass plate negative
GP7557

Negatives Collection, Leicestershire Record Office

A ceremony to hang a new commemorative church bell in St Margaret's Church to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the tower. The inscription reads:

"My name is Margaret I was cast
To show five hundred years have passed
Since this benign and comely tower
Was raised in fourteen fourty-four"
GP7557
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