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Place Bacup
Christ Church
Grid Ref SD873233
Lat, Long 53.70669, -2.19370 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode OL13 9DR
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County Lancashire
Country England
Diocese Manchester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 248 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 10-2-7 (1183lb or 537kg) in Ab (822.5Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Also Toilet
Additional information Unringable; church building is up for sale / under offer; church closed
Affiliation Lancashire Association
Updates 16/04/2019: Bells are now unringable [TimJ (info: G Lee) via e-mail]


Bacup, Lancashire
Christ Church
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-15 1641.0 Ab 24.50" 1923 Mears & Stainbank F N
2 3-3-1 1546.5 G 25.50" 1923 Mears & Stainbank F N
3 4-3-2 1377.5 F 27.75" 1854 Charles & George Mears Y N
4 5-1-12 1233.0 Eb 28.75" 1854 Charles & George Mears Y N
5 6-1-11 1093.5 Db 31.75" 1854 Charles & George Mears Y N
6 6-3-1 1032.5 C 33.00" 1854 Charles & George Mears Y N
7 8-0-2 910.0 Bb 36.00" 1854 Charles & George Mears Y N
8 10-2-7 822.5 Ab 39.50" 1854 Charles & George Mears Y N
Source: M Chester(J Greenhough); Dove wt tenor; D Kelly; J Greenhough;
D Sloman(WBF info); TimJ(G Lee)

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 16/04/2019