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Place Barkway
S Mary Magd
Grid Ref TL382356
Lat, Long 52.00169, 0.01271 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SG8 8EJ
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County Hertfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 295 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1993 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 1993
Tenor 14-2-3 (1627lb or 738kg) in F (692.5Hz)
Frames 3 Show Details
Practice Mon
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
URL http://www.barkwaybells.org.uk/
Affiliation Hertford County Association


Barkway, Hertfordshire
S Mary Magd
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-6 1388.5 F 27.75" 1914 Alfred Bowell 4
2 5-0-24 1305.5 E 29.00" 1914 Alfred Bowell 4
3 6-3-25 1161.0 D 31.75" 1797 John Briant R 4
4 7-0-1 1034.5 C 33.00" 1797 John Briant R 4
5 8-0-1 922.0 Bb 35.00" 1797 John Briant R 4
6 8-3-0 870.5 A 36.50" 1797 John Briant R 4
7 10-1-5 777.5 G 39.50" 1797 John Briant R 4
8 14-2-3 692.5 F 44.50" 1797 John Briant R 4
Sanctus ½cwt 13.50" 1698 James Bartlet
Angelus 2¾cwt Ab 23.13" c1490† Reginald Church
Source: HCA; R Bickerton(Dodds,Herts); P Denton

Contributed by: Ian Cresshull
Last updated: 01/06/2011