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Bellringer's chair

From this chair a dextrous bellringer can ring three (or four?) bells at once. I understand this is quite unusual, and clearly quite loud, judgung by the presence of the ear defenders.
Picture added on 30 September 2005
This is a typical Scandinavian method of bellringing, I might be wrong but I think that St Magnus is the only example of this method in the British Isles.
Added by Colin Munro on 03 October 2005
The 'dextrous' bellringer rings three bells.

[OK-I'll add 'spellchecker' to the list for Orkneycommunities 3.0... Steven :-) ]
Added by Robert Kirkness on 11 December 2006
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Walls of Kirkwall Castle?Kirkwall basin before the Kirkwall Hotel was builtD Block former Papdale Halls of ResidenceEast side of Kirkwall from CathedralWest Kirkwall from CathedralPower Station and Peedie SeaComing into Kirkwall Harbour 1960St Magnus 1960 Kirkwall Pierhead 1960 with Cathedral SpireKirkwall Harbour 1960