Whitechapel Bell Foundry
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Founded in 1570, the oldest manufacturing company in Great Britain and the world's most famous bell foundry, makers of Big Ben and the Liberty Bell.
Oldest manufacturer in England - cast many of the most famous bells - worth a look-in
Pretty cool chunk of history, especially if you're from the States - this is where the Liberty bell was made! Also Big Ben!
Whitechapel Bell Foundry is recognised as Britain's oldest manufacturing company, having been in the business of bell-making since 1570. It's occupied its current premises on Whitechapel Road since 1670 and continues to proudly make and supply bells and fittings for church towers (it has previously…