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Place Bristol, (S John on the Wall)
S John Bapt
Shown in County Lists as Bristol, S John on the Wall
Grid Ref ST587731
Lat, Long 51.45586, -2.59515 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode BS1 2EZ
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County City of Bristol
Country England
Ownership Churches Conservation Trust
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 743 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2007 by Local labour/guild/assn
Tenor 11cwt (~1230lb or ~560kg) in F (700.0Hz)
Additional information No regular ringing
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Updates 01/10/2019: URL added [N Bowden via e-mail]

(S John on the Wall), Bristol, City of Bristol
S John Bapt
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4¾cwt 1197.0 D 28.78" 1706 Abraham I Rudhall Y
2 4¾cwt 1058.0 C 29.72" 1649 William III & Richard II Purdue R
3 5¼cwt 967.5 Bb 32.10" 1706 Abraham I Rudhall R
4 6¼cwt 901.5 A 33.86" 1706 Abraham I Rudhall Y
5 9½cwt 781.5 G 37.56" 1649 William III & Richard II Purdue R
6 11cwt 700.0 F 40.90" 1649 William III & Richard II Purdue R
Sanctus ¾cwt 1918.0 Bb 16.97" 1785† Jonas Hill Y
Source: N Bowden; CBC; P Mason; Dove tenor wt

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 26/01/2009