Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Cath Ch of S George, Cape Town, Western Cape
Place Cape Town
Cath Ch of S George
Shown in County Lists as Cape Town Cath
Lat, Long -33.92476, 18.41906Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap
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Province Western Cape
Country South Africa
Church Other Anglican Church
Rings 10, tenor 25-0-0 in E♭See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://sgcathedral.co.za/bells.html
Affiliation South African Guild
Ring of 10, tenor 25-0-0 in E♭
TowerBase 5957View Felstead peals
Bells 10Edit details
Overhauled 1979
Tenor 25-0-0 (2800 lb or 1270 kg) in E♭ (616.0Hz)
Practice Tue 19:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Detached tower; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-2 1552.0 G 27.00" 1962 Mears & Stainbank F N
2 5-1-15 1394.5 F 28.00" 1962 Mears & Stainbank F N
3 5-3-16 1235.5 E♭ 30.00" 1962 Mears & Stainbank F N
4 6-1-1 1158.0 D 31.00" 1962 Mears & Stainbank F N
5 7-1-25 1034.0 C 33.00" 1962 Mears & Stainbank F N
6 9-2-3 928.5 B♭ 36.00" 1962 Mears & Stainbank F N
7 10-3-5 825.0 A♭ 39.00" 1962 Mears & Stainbank F N
8 12-1-16 772.5 G 41.00" 1962 Mears & Stainbank F N
9 18-2-9 696.0 F 46.00" 1962 Mears & Stainbank F N
10 25-0-0 616.0 E♭ 52.00" 1962 Mears & Stainbank F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 1962 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.3.A.h NonStd