Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Bishops Frome, Herefordshire
Place Bishops Frome
S Mary V
Grid Ref SO663483
Postcode WR6 5AR
Lat, Long 52.13206, -2.49342Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Herefordshire
Country England
Diocese Hereford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 11-3-15 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/herfs.htm#BISHOPS_FR
Affiliation Hereford Diocesan Guild
Updates 12/02/2019: No apostrophe in placename (despite Crockford 18-19) [OS Landranger map (nor in CB Herefs,Sharpe) via JCB]
Ring of 6, tenor 11-3-15 in G
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 11-3-15 (1331 lb or 604 kg) in G (797.0Hz)
Practice Mon
Tuned 1974
TowerBase 503View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-2-27 1341.0 E 29.50" 1875 John Taylor & Co R
2 6-0-22 1194.0 D 31.50" 1875 John Taylor & Co R
3 7-1-10 1065.0 C 33.25" 1875 John Taylor & Co R
4 7-2-5 1005.0 B 34.00" 1875 John Taylor & Co R
5 9-1-21 896.0 A 37.25" 1883 John Taylor & Co F
6 11-3-15 797.0 G 40.75" 1875 John Taylor & Co F
Sanctus 0-1-22 12.50" 1673 John II Martin
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1875 [1975] Oak John Taylor & Co