Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas, Chaldon Herring, Dorset
Place Chaldon Herring
S Nicholas
or East Chaldon
Grid Ref SY790831
Lat, Long 50.64732, -2.29841Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode DT2 8DN
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R, tenor 6½ cwt in CSee below
Frames 1See below
Updates 24/04/2019: Tuning description added [TimJ (based on nominals and G Vant recording) via e-mail]
Ring of 3, tenor 6½ cwt in C
TowerBase 6854
Bells 3 U/REdit details
Tenor 6½ cwt (~730 lb or ~330 kg) in C (1041.5Hz)
Additional information Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 5
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4cwt 1280.0 E♭ 26.63" 1615 William II Purdue Y N
2 5½cwt 1118.0 D♭ 30.00" 1900 Charles Carr Y N
3 6½cwt 1041.5 C 33.13" c1499† Salisbury foundry Y N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1899 Timber unidentified 5.L 3.1