BBC sound effects 1940–86
In 2018, the BBC made freely available for non-commercial use around 16,000 of its sound effects recordings. A few hundred come from known locations around the UK, and most of those have been presented here in a sound map. All recordings © BBC.
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Lichfield Cathedral bells 1 2:58
BBC DESCRIPTION: Lichfield Cathedral bells, twelve bells ringing.
Lichfield Cathedral bells 2 3:03
BBC DESCRIPTION: Lichfield Cathedral bells, ten bells ringing.
Lichfield Cathedral congregation 3:53
BBC DESCRIPTION: Congregation going to communion, Lichfield Cathedral: footsteps, shuffling, coughing and occasional whispered speech.