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13), showing how it serves in such varied capacities as anchor cable, noose, bellrope, undertaker's hoist, harvest binding, and fishing net.
The heaviest bell at St Mark's Church weighs over one-third of a tonne and almost all the visitors had a try at pulling the multi-coloured bellropes.
Midge Mathers was so annoyed with a bell ringing session one afternoon at St Swithin's in the Wiltshire village of Compton Basset she chopped down the door of the church and sliced the bellropes with an axe.