Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Swithun, Cheswardine, Shropshire
Place Cheswardine
S Swithun
Grid Ref SJ719299
Postcode TF9 2RW
Lat, Long 52.86591, -2.41866Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Shropshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 8-3-5 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.sacbr.org.uk/Towers/Cheswardine/Cheswardine.html
Affiliation Shropshire Association
Dove tower ID 16808
Ring of 8, tenor 8-3-5 in G
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8-3-5 (985 lb or 447 kg) in G (784.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Thu
Overhauled 1929 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 1929
TowerBase ID 1076View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-19 1572.0 G 26.00" 1929 John Taylor & Co F N
2 4-3-15 1479.0 F♯ 26.56" 1929 John Taylor & Co F N
3 4-0-9 1316.0 E 27.63" 1849 Charles & George Mears R Y
4 4-2-22 1174.0 D 29.50" 1849 Charles & George Mears R Y
5 5-3-15 1047.0 C 31.75" 1849 Charles & George Mears R Y
6 6-1-19 987.0 B 33.13" 1849 Charles & George Mears R Y
7 7-3-10 880.0 A 34.94" 1929 John Taylor & Co F N
8 8-3-5 784.0 G 38.38" 1634 Thomas I Clibury R Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1929 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3
Update log
Last updated: 03/11/2013