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Place Birmingham, Sheldon
S Giles
or Sheldon
Shown in County Lists as Birmingham, Sheldon
Grid Ref SP151846
Lat, Long 52.45953, -1.77783 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode B26 3TU
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.46008, -1.77887 (See Google Map) Edit details
County West Midlands
Country England
Diocese Birmingham
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 4328 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 8-1-8 (932lb or 423kg) in Ab (848.0Hz)
Frames 3 Show Details
Affiliation St Martins Guild


Sheldon Birmingham, West Midlands
S Giles
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-24 1700.0 Ab 23.50" 2008 Taylors,Eayre & Smith F
2 3-1-14 1604.0 G 24.00" 2007 Taylors,Eayre & Smith F
3 3-1-5 1428.0 F 25.13" 1926 Charles Carr R
4 3-2-12 1268.0 Eb 25.88" 1992 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
5 4-0-8 1133.0 Db 27.50" 1992 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
6 4-2-10 1070.0 C 29.38" 1723 Joseph Smith Y 4
7 5-1-22 953.0 Bb 32.13" c1350† (unidentified) Y 4
8 8-1-8 848.0 Ab 36.50" c1580† Thomas II Newcombe Y 4
Source: Mike Chester; CBC; A Higson; Chris Pickford

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 06/01/2011