Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Oswald, Ashbourne, Derbyshire
Place Ashbourne
S Oswald
Grid Ref SK176464
Postcode DE6 1AN
Lat, Long 53.01494, -1.73871Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Derbyshire
Country England
Diocese Derby
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 13-1-21 in FSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Derby Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 15741
Ring of 8, tenor 13-1-21 in F
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 13-1-21 (1505 lb or 683 kg) in F (689.5 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Wed
Additional information Rung from chancel crossing; tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz)
TowerBase ID 159View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-23 1414.4 F 29.00" 1815 William Dobson R
2 5-2-25 1317.7 E 29.50" 1815 William Dobson R
3 5-2-21 1177.9 D 30.88" 1815 William Dobson R
4 6-0-7 1050.4 C 32.00" 1815 William Dobson R
5 6-2-9 925.7 B♭ 33.50" 1815 William Dobson R
6 7-2-20 867.6 A 35.25" 1815 William Dobson R
7 9-3-20 776.1 G 39.13" 1815 William Dobson R
8 13-1-21 689.5 F 43.50" 1815 William Dobson R
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus 1-3-10 1609.0 G 21.00" c1580† Thomas II Newcombe Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 of 8 1931 Teak Mears & Stainbank
Update log
22/08/2019 Tenor note and ring key amended (nominal: F-22Hz IP) [Bill Hibbert nominals via pNBR]
22/08/2019 1-8,Sct: nominal added,note amended [Bill Hibbert via 00013583]