Bell hanger

a man who hangs or puts up bells.

See also: Bell

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Ian added: "On their return the bells will be hoisted up, one by one, through the ringing room floor to the belfry where they will be rehung by an experienced bell hanger assisted by some of the bell ringers and their supporters.
Our job is to tune the bell for a specific sound," said Neil Thomas, bell hanger with London's Whitechapel Foundry, who supervised the tuning and worked hand-in-hand with Seaboard to re-install the bell.
e bells will be hoisted up, one by one, through the ringing room oor to the belfry where they will be rehung by an experienced bell hanger assisted by some of the bell ringers and their supporters.
It was erected by worldfamous clock makers JB Joyce in 1889 but had to be shut down in 2007 after corrosion to bell hangers and weight lines caused fears the bells and weights could come loose, potentially damaging masonry or injuring visitors.
The new eight-bell peal was re-framed at the workshops of leading bell hangers Taylors Eayre and Smith, of Melbourne, Derbyshire and Loughborough.
After more than two centuries the existing bells have been lowered 80ft and taken from the tower to the workshops of leading bell hangers Taylors Eayre and Smith, of Melbourne, Derbyshire and Loughborough.