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Place Cheswardine
S Swithun
Grid Ref SJ719299
Lat, Long 52.86591, -2.41866 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TF9 2RW
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County Shropshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 1076 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1929 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tuned 1929
Tenor 8-3-5 (985lb or 447kg) in G (784.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Thu
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
URL http://www.sacbr.org.uk/Towers/Cheswardine/Cheswardine.html
Affiliation Shropshire Association


Cheswardine, Shropshire
S Swithun
Bells Hide Details
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
Source: GAD NBR; A Higson; Mike Chester

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 13/02/2011


Cheswardine, Shropshire
S Swithun
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1929 Cast iron Loughborough Bellfoundry 8.3
Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 13/02/2011