What material are church bells made of?

cast iron
copper
bronze
ceramics
The tra­di­tion­al metal for church bells is a bronze of about 23% tin. Steel was tried during the busy church-build­ing period of mid-19th-­cen­tu­ry England, for its economy over bronze, but was found not to be durable.

Answers distribution

cast iron
copper
bronze
ceramics
answers
flagItaly
0%
6%
93%
0%
16
flagGermany
14%
4%
78%
1%
64
flagCanada
5%
5%
77%
5%
18
flagthe United Kingdom
17%
5%
73%
3%
90
flagPoland
9%
15%
71%
2%
4585
flagNorway
16%
16%
66%
0%
12
flagIndia
25%
15%
48%
10%
39
flagthe United States
29%
18%
46%
4%
177

Gender

men80%
women72%
cast iron
8%
9%
copper
10%
15%
bronze
80%
72%
ceramics
1%
2%

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