The installation of each bell presents its own challenges, due to the widely varying nature of the sites. The one common element is the need to be able to lift nearly a tonne with accuracy and safety...
Adjacent to a car park, the Appledore site presented few problems for a crane
Bosta presented more problems – readily solved by means of a fishing boat.
Cemaes Bay is readily accessible for a JCB
Installation at the Morecambe bell’s dramatic location was aided by good access to the top of the Stone Jetty
The Mablethorpe bell was installed in the teeth of a gale, including a tidal surge.