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Place Ashbourne
S Oswald
Grid Ref SK176464
Lat, Long 53.01494, -1.73871 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DE6 1AN
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Lieutenancy area Derbyshire
Country England
Diocese Derby
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 159 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8
Tenor 13-1-21 (1505lb or 683kg) in F (689.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Rung from chancel crossing; tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz)
Affiliation Derby Diocesan Association
Updates 22/08/2019: Tenor note and ring key amended (nominal: F-22Hz IP) [Bill Hibbert nominals via pNBR]


Ashbourne, Derbyshire
S Oswald
Bells Hide Details
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
Sanctus 1-3-10 1609.0 G 21.00" c1580† Thomas II Newcombe Y
Source: N Bowden(PAMH/GAD,Derbys); CBC; C Pickford; D Sloman; B Hibbert

Contributed by: Nick Bowden
Last updated: 22/08/2019