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Place Bray
Christ Church
Grid Ref O261179
Lat, Long 53.19714, -6.11263 (Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode A98 W866
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County Wicklow
Country Ireland
Church Church of Ireland
Listed Gr Listed by National Inventory of Architectural Heritage
TowerBase 5912 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1950 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tuned 1950
Tenor 28-1-17 (3181lb or 1443kg) in Db (569.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Wed 20:00
Additional information County books / pNBR info discrepant
Affiliation Irish Association


Bray, Wicklow
Christ Church
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-2-17 1136.0 Db 31.00" 1880 John Taylor & Co R
2 7-1-3 1075.0 C 32.13" 1880 John Taylor & Co R
3 8-2-16 957.0 Bb 34.63" 1880 John Taylor & Co R
4 10-2-10 853.0 Ab 37.63" 1880 John Taylor & Co R
5 13-0-21 760.8 Gb 41.38" 1880 John Taylor & Co R
6 14-2-27 716.5 F 43.39" 1880 John Taylor & Co R
7 19-0-12 638.0 Eb 48.25" 1880 John Taylor & Co F
8 28-1-17 569.0 Db 54.00" 1880 John Taylor & Co F
Source: M Chester; F Dukes(Campanology Ireland); ADH; D Sloman;
TimJ(#295)

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 06/08/2020
Recent updates and other information:
06/08/2020: fr1: material amended,truss,layout added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]