What is one of Perth’s most unique and must see tourist attractions?

The Perth Bell Tower of course… Among its many attributes the Bell Tower includes the twelve bells of St Martin-in-the-Fields, which are recorded as being in existence from before the 14th century and recast in the 16th century by Queen Elizabeth I. The bells were again recast between 1725 and 1770 by three generations of the Rudhall family of bell founders from Gloucester in England, under the order of the Prince of Wales who was later crowned as King George II. They are one of the few sets of royal bells and are the only ones known to have left England. You can find out more at swanbells.com.au if you’re interested!

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This was taken with my D700, 16mm at f8 for 30 seconds…

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