Ring of 8 bells (14-2-7 / 740kg) in the key of F#.
OS map ref. SU 716730 (map 175)
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On Deans Road (at side of Church) or Church St (behind Church). Note that these are “one hour only” during the day Mon-Sat!
Via short flight of spiral stairs.
Wednesday evenings – 7:30pm to 9pm.
Canons have been removed from all of the bells.
A typical practice would consist of rounds and call changes, surprise major and everything between!
|No.||Weight cwt qr lb||Note||Date Cast||Founder|
|1||5-0-17||F#||1890||Mears & Stainbank|
|2||5-2-24||F||1890||Mears & Stainbank|
|3||6-2-14||D#||1793||Thomas Mears I|
|4||7-0-0||C#||1793||Thomas Mears I|
|5||8-1-17||B||1793||Thomas Mears I|
|6||9-1-10||A#||1793||Thomas Mears I|
|7||11-0-22||G#||1793||Thomas Mears I|
|8||14-2-7||F#||1793||Thomas Mears I|
The bells and fittings were overhauled in 1975.