the original bell which sadly will not be used in future. The sound of the
bell that you will hear will be electronically produced, this will allow the
church to have a greater variety of peals to suit from Sad to Happy occasions.
shows you the back of the clock face, the clock is also being renovated and
will be electrically driven, it will be nice to see the clock working again.
You can see a piece of the glass is.missing from the clock face and twigs
on the shelf. Possibly a Jackdaw's nest and so it would have spent some
down on part of the graveyard that surrounds all of All Saints' Parish Church.
is a view of Church Street from the tower and in the distance you can also
see Fountain Street.
we look down the the church tower you can see the shadow of the spire pointing
down High Street. In the distance you can see the old town Market House which
was used as a Court house.
below us in the foreground is the roof of the old High Street Presbyterian
Church, then spanning the Sixmilewater river we have the Massereene bridge.
The next bridge is Hall's bridge and beyond that you can see Antrim Forum
the leisure centre.
is view from inside the church spire, now what the timber structure is for
I do not know, can anyone tell me?
the industrial heart of Antrim Town, we are looking down on Riverside beside
the Sixmilewater river which provided the power to the mills.
name was inscribed on one of the Buttress stones and could be the Stone Mason's
name. The inscription seems to be "A. Laughlin".
Rev. George McCartney borrowed £1,500 for the
Parish Church in 1812 and it architecturally dominated
the town with the skyscraping square embattled tower to which the octagonal
spire was added to the tower four years later. Then in 1825
the church got a new roof.
photographs were taken from the tower at All Saints' Parish Church, Church
Street in Antrim