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Ship's Bell - MV Britannic, 1930 Object Reg. No: ST 034956

Brass ship's bell made from metal salvaged from the MV Britannic built by Harland & Wolff, Belfast for the White Star Line in 1929 and broken up at Inverkeithing, Scotland in 1961.
Copper alloy bell with hanging device. Metal clapper and clapper attachment. Thin rope handle attached to clapper.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Gerald Dee, 1984
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 250 mm (Height), 172 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: bells, water transport, ship s bells
Themes this item is part of: Transport Collection
Primary Classification: WATER TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Ship Fittings & Auxiliaries
Tertiary Classification: bells
Other Association (See Comments): White Star Line, Aberdeen, Scotland, Great Britain, 1930-1961

Owner of ship from which this bell was made
Other Association (See Comments): ., 1930-1961

Metal for bell came from this ship.
Place & Date Inscribed: Inverkeithing, Scotland, 1961

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