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Place Bickenhill
S Peter
Grid Ref SP188824
Lat, Long 52.43934, -1.72464 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode B92 0DN
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County West Midlands
Country England
Diocese Birmingham
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 455 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 9½cwt (~1060lb or ~480kg) in A (870.5Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Tue 20:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
Affiliation St Martins Guild

Bickenhill, West Midlands
S Peter
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-21 1470.0 F# 25.50" 1929 John Taylor & Co F N
2 4¼cwt 1310.0 E 27.50" 1703 Joseph Smith R 4
3 4¾cwt 1168.0 D 28.75" 1703 Joseph Smith R 4
4 5¼cwt 1071.5 C# 30.00" 1636† Thomas II Hancox R 4
5 6½cwt 962.0 B 32.00" 1650 John I Martin R 4
6 9½cwt 870.5 A 37.50" 1707 Joseph Smith R 4
Source: M Chester; CBCing; Dove tenor wt; CJP; P Denton

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 07/01/2011