The City of Lincoln Company of Civic Bell Ringers
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
St Benedict's
Wednesday, 11 November 2020 (8–1–14)
Tolling
(tolled 11 times)
1 Christopher C P Woodcock
‘Old Kate’ the City’s Curfew Bell cast in 1585 tolled 11 times at 11 o’clock to mark the start the City’s 2 minutes silence at the City War Memorial during the Civic & City Act of Remembrance on Armistice Day.
Old Kate hangs in St Benedict’s Church which stands immediately behind the City War Memorial.
The bells can be heard on this recording https://thelincolnite.co.uk/2020/11/lincoln-falls-silent-to-remember-war-heroes/ https://www.facebook.com/thelincolnite/videos/989087374937211 Old Kate tolling 11 at 1.43 and the Civic Bells ringing at 7.01
The Weekly Journal for Church Bell Ringers since 1911