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Place Avening
Holy Cross
Grid Ref ST879980
Lat, Long 51.68060, -2.17549 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode GL8 8NL
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Lieutenancy area Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 225 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 | Supply Details
Tenor 11-2-15 (1303lb or 591kg) in F♯ (723.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Tue
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/glos.htm#AVENING
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association


Avening, Gloucestershire
Holy Cross
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-11 1205.0 D♯ 29.00" 1903 Mears & Stainbank D N
2 5-2-21 1083.5 C♯ 30.44" 1628 ? Roger I Purdue R 4
3 5-2-3 963.0 B 32.50" 1756 Abel Rudhall Y 4
4 7-0-11 900.5 A♯ 34.94" 1628 ? Roger I Purdue Y 4
5 7-0-27 812.0 G♯ 36.00" c1756 ? Abel Rudhall R 4
6 11-2-15 723.0 F♯ 42.50" 1903 Mears & Stainbank D N
Source: M Chester(D Bagley website); Bliss & Sharpe; WofA;
P Denton

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 13/08/2011


Avening, Gloucestershire
Holy Cross
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1903 Timber Mears & Stainbank
Contributed by: [Frederick Sharpe]
Last updated: 23/07/1973