Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Margaret, Alderton, Gloucestershire
Place Alderton
S Margaret
Grid Ref SP001331
Postcode GL20 8NR
Lat, Long 51.99708, -1.99856Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 9½ cwt in ASee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/glos.htm#ALDERTON_G
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 9½ cwt in A
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 9½ cwt (~1060 lb or ~480 kg) in A (856.5Hz)
Practice Thu (2nd, 4th)
Additional information PN shared: Alderton; Dumbleton
Overhauled 1909 by Henry Bond
TowerBase 57View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4½cwt 1435.5 F♯ 28.00" 1697 Abraham I Rudhall R 4
2 4¾cwt 1275.5 E 28.50" 1713 Abraham I Rudhall R 4
3 <5-0-6 1137.5 D 29.50" 1855 Charles & George Mears R 4
4 5½cwt 1076.5 C♯ 30.50" 1698 Abraham I Rudhall R 4
5 7cwt 978.0 B 32.75" 1698 Abraham I Rudhall R 4
6 9½cwt 856.5 A 36.75" 1698 Abraham I Rudhall R 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 c1909 Metal Henry Bond 8.1.A.a 6.4