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Place Bitton
S Mary
Grid Ref ST681693
Lat, Long 51.42215, -2.45904 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode BS30 6LJ
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County Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Bristol
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 521 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1936 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tenor 14-1-4 (1600lb or 726kg) in E (667.0Hz)
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Practice Mon
Also Toilet
URL http://southglosbells.wordpress.com/bitton-s-mary/
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association


Bitton, Gloucestershire
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-16 1332.0 E 27.63" 1936 John Taylor & Co F N
2 5-1-3 1256.5 D# 28.50" 1936 John Taylor & Co F N
3 5-3-22 1100.0 C# 31.13" 1694† Lewis Cockey Y N
4 6-2-8 993.0 B 33.13" 1633 Roger I Purdue R N
5 7-0-6 888.0 A 35.75" 1633 Roger I Purdue R N
6 9-2-11 838.5 G# 37.00" 1971 John Taylor & Co F N
7 11-1-2 747.0 F# 41.00" 1740 Thomas I Bilbie R N
8 14-1-4 667.0 E 45.50" 1913 Mears & Stainbank R Y
Source: N Bowden(D Cawley); CBC; CJP; ADH; A Moulder; M Higby

Contributed by: Nick Bowden
Last updated: 03/08/2010