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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Wakefield Cathedral bells 3:01
BBC DESCRIPTION: Wakefield Cathedral bells ringing.
St Michael's Parish Church bells 2:14
BBC DESCRIPTION: Exterior, 7 bells poorly rung, ringing ends, with birdsong and occasional traffic. St. Michael's Parish Church, Mytholmroyd, 1981.