Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter, Berkhamsted, Great, Hertfordshire
Place Berkhamsted, Great
S Peter
or Great Berkhamsted
Grid Ref SP993077
Lat, Long 51.75957, -0.56167Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode HP4 2AX
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Lieutenancy area Hertfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 15-2-22 in ESee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.hcacr.org.uk/western/gberkhamsted/index.html
Affiliation Hertford County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 15-2-22 in E
TowerBase 429View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1987 by Eayre & Smith
Tenor 15-2-22 (1758 lb or 797 kg) in E (656.0Hz)
Practice Thu 20:00
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-2-6 1326.5 E 29.00" 1946 Mears & Stainbank F
2 5-0-8 1226.5 D♯ 29.63" 1838 Thomas II Mears R
3 6-1-12 1090.0 C♯ 32.00" 1838 Thomas II Mears R
4 6-1-18 984.0 B 33.50" 1838 Thomas II Mears R
5 8-1-8 872.0 A 36.00" 1946 Mears & Stainbank F
6 9-0-3 819.0 G♯ 37.00" 1946 Mears & Stainbank F
7 11-0-9 737.0 F♯ 40.75" 1838 Thomas II Mears R
8 15-2-22 656.0 E 46.25" 1839 Thomas II Mears R
Sanctus ¾cwt 2352.0 D 15.00" 1851 Charles & George Mears Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1838 Oak & cast iron unidentified
1A Sanctus unidentified