The Bells...

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Monday 26 September 2011 1.00am
During the late night/early morning hours we can clearly hear a bell ringing to indicate the time at the top of each hour - from Shad Thames.

The sound seems to be carried from a fair distance away. I'm guessing it's from a church, but does anyone know exactly where this sound is coming from?
Monday 26 September 2011 6.16am
St George TM next to Borough tube?
Monday 26 September 2011 11.09am
unless they've fixed the chime mechanism, I wasn't aware St George TM chimed the hours (and I don't live anywhere near it so not like I go near it regularly).
Monday 26 September 2011 11.32am
Are you sure it's coming from Shad Thames? - I have never heard any bells.
Monday 26 September 2011 11.36am
On a quiet night, if you live near-ish the river you can hear hour-bells coming across from the north bank. One of the many benefits of living in this area :)

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Monday 26 September 2011 7.19pm
Boss St Bloke wrote:
Are you sure it's coming from Shad Thames? - I have never heard any bells.

We are hearing it in Shad Thames - no idea where it is coming from but it seems to be from North of the river.

Amazed at how far sound can carry in London on a quiet night.

Any other guesses on which church??
Monday 26 September 2011 7.43pm
It's Big Ben - the sound travels along the river on still nights. I even heard it standing next to the Thames in Kings Stairs Gardens - SE16!

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