Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter, Ballarat, Victoria
Place Ballarat
S Peter
Shown in County Lists as Ballarat, S Peter
Lat, Long -37.56040, 143.84043Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap
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State Victoria
Country Australia
Church Other Anglican Church
Rings 8, tenor 11½ cwt in F♯See below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.anzab.org.au/towers.php?tower=BAL
Affiliation Australian and New Zealand Association
Ring of 8, tenor 11½ cwt in F♯
TowerBase 5920View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1965 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1965
Tenor 11½ cwt (~1290 lb or ~580 kg) in F♯ (735.5Hz)
Practice Wed (not always: check)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 <4-1-8 1489.0 F♯ 26.50" 1891 Mears & Stainbank R
2 <4-2-1 1390.0 E♯ 27.50" 1891 Mears & Stainbank R
3 <5-0-4 1232.5 D♯ 29.13" 1959 Mears & Stainbank F
4 <5-2-25 1112.5 C♯ 30.75" 1891 Mears & Stainbank R
5 <7-0-4 986.5 B 33.00" 1891 Mears & Stainbank R
6 <7-2-14 926.0 A♯ 34.75" 1891 Mears & Stainbank R
7 <9-0-12 830.5 G♯ 37.63" 1891 Mears & Stainbank R
8 <11-2-26 735.5 F♯ 41.50" 1891 Mears & Stainbank R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 2,4,5 1966 Steel Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.1.H.c var NonStd
1 1,3,6,7,8 1966 Steel Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.1.H.c var 5.1