Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Katharine, Blackrod, Greater Manchester
Place Blackrod
S Katharine
Grid Ref SD613110
Lat, Long 53.59477, -2.58608Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BL6 5EP
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Lieutenancy area Greater Manchester
Country England
Diocese Manchester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 9-3-26 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Lancashire Association
Ring of 6, tenor 9-3-26 in G
TowerBase 537View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 2015 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 1922
Tenor 9-3-26 (1118 lb or 507 kg) in G (772.0Hz)
Practice Tue 19:00
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-19 1302.0 E 27.25" 1786 William Mears R 4
2 4-1-22 1158.0 D 29.00" 1786 William Mears R 4
3 5-2-4 1030.0 C 31.50" 1786 William Mears R 4
4 6-1-4 972.0 B 33.38" 1786 William Mears R 4
5 7-3-12 865.0 A 36.13" 1786 William Mears R 4
6 9-3-26 772.0 G 40.00" c1783 William Mears R 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1922 [2015] Steel & cast iron [Steel] John Taylor & Co [John Taylor & Co] 8.3.A.h 6.1