The bells on New Year's Day as heard from Mob Quad, just outside Merton's historic library.

Jan 09, 2014, 03:20 PM, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England

We know that bell ringing at Merton was a cause of much consternation for fellows and students trying to study - the Merton College Archive contains copies of complaints from fellows who were disturbed in their studies by the same bells you can hear ringing here. #Merton@750 #HappyNewYear #bells

Recorded outside Merton College's historic library in Mob Quad (1 January 2014). Bells ring 7500 Merton College Alliance Major, composed by R O Hall (

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