Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Brighstone, Isle of Wight
Place Brighstone
S Mary V
Grid Ref SZ429827
Lat, Long 50.64245, -1.39468Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode PO30 4QH
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Lieutenancy area Isle of Wight
Country England
Diocese Portsmouth
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 7-1-15 in B♭See below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.noyes.org.uk/iw/towers/brighstone.htm
Affiliation Winchester and Portsmouth Diocesan Guild
Ring of 8, tenor 7-1-15 in B♭
TowerBase 723View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 7-1-15 (827 lb or 375 kg) in B♭ (932.0Hz)
Practice Fri 18:00
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-9 1870.0 B♭ 22.31" 2017 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 3-0-2 1752.3 A 23.06" 2017 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 3-2-6 1555.5 G 24.50" 1961 Mears & Stainbank F N
4 3-3-17 1396.0 F 26.25" 1961 Mears & Stainbank F N
5 4-1-27 1243.0 E♭ 28.00" 1961 Mears & Stainbank F N
6 4-2-27 1159.5 D 29.00" 1961 Mears & Stainbank F N
7 5-3-5 1043.5 C 31.00" 1961 Mears & Stainbank F N
8 7-1-15 932.0 B♭ 34.00" 1961 Mears & Stainbank F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 4,5,6,7,8 c1890 Oak unidentified 6.A 5.1
1 1,2,3 1961 [2017] Steel Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd [Whitechapel Bell Foundry] 8.1.A.b 3.1