Ellacombe Chime Support

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support for enthusiasts of all forms of tower bell chiming around the world

These webpages where originally on Google-Sites but were sadly removed by Google

after they discontinued the editor for it.

The replacement version is at... www.churchside1.plus.com/Ellacombe%20Support.htm

the contents list (with links) is given here...

o      The history

o      Identifying towers that chime

o      Comparisons with Full Circle Ringing

o      Why chime?

o      Types of equipment

o      Alternative ways to chime

o      Bells out of tune

o      Risks

o      Clapper Chatter

o      Chiming styles

o      Re-commissioning and preparation

o      Sources of music

o      Call Change sequences

o      Playing techniques

o      Ellacombe Chimes simulator

o      At the beginning of a session

o      At the end a session

o      Concert performances

o      Selected YouTube videos

o      The 2021 worldwide celebration videos 

o      Our Aims

o      The authors

o      Contacting us





a 28-page PFD version is on Google Drive here...