Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
The Good Shepherd, Preston, Brighton, East Sussex
Place Brighton, Preston
The Good Shepherd
or Preston
Shown in County Lists as Brighton, Good Shepherd
Grid Ref TQ297062
Lat, Long 50.84157, -0.15809Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BN1 5AF
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 50.84085, -0.15862
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Lieutenancy area East Sussex
Country England
Diocese Chichester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 13-2-16 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Sussex County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 13-2-16 in F
TowerBase 3986View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 13-2-16 (1528 lb or 693 kg) in F (704.0Hz)
Practice Tue 19:00
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-24 1416.0 F 26.81" 1927 Mears & Stainbank F N
2 4-3-16 1320.0 E 27.81" 1927 Mears & Stainbank F N
3 5-2-22 1173.3 D 29.88" 1927 Mears & Stainbank F N
4 5-3-10 1056.0 C 31.88" 1927 Mears & Stainbank F N
5 7-0-25 938.7 B♭ 33.88" 1927 Mears & Stainbank F N
6 8-3-4 880.0 A 35.81" 1927 Mears & Stainbank F N
7 11-0-24 792.0 G 38.88" 1927 Mears & Stainbank F N
8 13-2-16 704.0 F 42.75" 1927 Mears & Stainbank F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1927 Cast iron Mears & Stainbank