Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Matthew, Kingsdown, Bristol, City of Bristol
Place Bristol, Kingsdown
S Matthew
or Kingsdown
Shown in County Lists as Bristol, Kingsdown
Grid Ref ST587740
Lat, Long 51.46418, -2.59527Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BS6 5TP
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Lieutenancy area City of Bristol
Country England
Diocese Bristol
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 22 cwt in E♭See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://bristolbells.weebly.com/kingsdown.html
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Updates 01/10/2019: Postcode amended; URL added [N Bowden via e-mail]
Ring of 8, tenor 22 cwt in E♭
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Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 22 cwt (~2460 lb or ~1120 kg) in E♭ (625.0Hz)
Practice Tue (univ term: check)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1294.0 E♭ 28.81" 1835† William Jefferies R
2 1203.0 D 30.00" 1835† William Jefferies R
3 1064.0 C 32.50" 1835† William Jefferies R
4 937.0 B♭ 34.44" 1835† William Jefferies R
5 834.0 A♭ 36.75" 1835† William Jefferies R
6 782.0 G 40.00" 1835† William Jefferies R
7 701.0 F 43.13" 1835† William Jefferies R
8 22cwt 625.0 E♭ 49.63" 1836† William Jefferies R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1905 Metal Llewellins & James