Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Bray, Berkshire
Place Bray
S Michael
Grid Ref SU901796
Postcode SL6 2UB
Lat, Long 51.50898, -0.70233Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Berkshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 24-3-27 in DSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Updates 30/09/2020: Tenor updated from 24-0-27 to 24-3-27 [WBF records via David Sloman via Email]
Ring of 8, tenor 24-3-27 in D
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 24-3-27 (2799 lb or 1270 kg) in D (590.5Hz)
Practice Thu 20:00
Overhauled 1985 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1985
TowerBase 683View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-2-24 1185.0 D 31.00" 1948 Gillett & Johnston F N
2 7-0-21 1114.0 C♯ 32.00" 1948 Gillett & Johnston F N
3 7-0-16 991.5 B 33.25" 1678 Henry III Knight Y 8
4 8-2-4 886.5 A 35.75" 1612 Henry I Knight Y 8
5 9-1-24 789.0 G 38.13" 1613 Henry I Knight Y 8
6 12-0-10 742.0 F♯ 41.63" 1914 John Warner & Sons F
7 16-1-20 660.0 E 46.38" 1771 Thomas Swain R 8
8 24-3-27 590.5 D 53.25" 1656 Ellis II & Henry III Knight R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1985 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd