Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Catharine, Baglan, Neath Port Talbot
Place Baglan
S Catharine
Grid Ref SS752922
Lat, Long 51.61497, -3.80279Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode SA12 8NP
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Principal area Neath Port Talbot
Preserved county West Glamorgan
Country Wales
Diocese Llandaff
Church Church in Wales
Listed Gr I by Cadw
Rings 6, tenor 12-3-8 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Llandaff and Monmouth Diocesan Assocation
Updates 25/10/2020: Maintenance work: restoration of clappers and rollers [Peter Hayward]
Ring of 6, tenor 12-3-8 in G
TowerBase 257View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 12-3-8 (1436 lb or 651 kg) in G (783.0Hz)
Additional information Ringing discontinued while restoration work under way
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-11 1310.0 E 27.88" 1899 John Taylor & Co F 4
2 5-2-12 1174.0 D 29.63" 1899 John Taylor & Co F N
3 6-1-7 1045.0 C 31.50" 1899 John Taylor & Co F N
4 6-3-6 979.0 B 33.00" 1899 John Taylor & Co F N
5 9-0-27 881.0 A 36.63" 1899 John Taylor & Co F N
6 12-3-8 783.0 G 41.25" 1880 John Taylor & Co R 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1880 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.b 6.4