Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Dedication unknown, Chiddingly, East Sussex
Place Chiddingly
dedication unknown
Grid Ref TQ544141
Postcode BN8 6HE
Lat, Long 50.90616, 0.19541Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area East Sussex
Country England
Diocese Chichester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 8-3-18 in GSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Sussex County Association
Dove tower ID 14881
Ring of 8, tenor 8-3-18 in G
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8-3-18 (998 lb or 453 kg) in G (779.0 Hz)
Practice Thu
Overhauled 1998 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
1953 by Mears & Stainbank
Tuned 1953
TowerBase ID 1086View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-3 1558.0 G 23.63" 1998 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 3-1-14 1468.0 F♯ 24.44" 1998 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 3-1-0 1307.0 E 25.50" 1634† Miles I Graye Y 8
4 3-2-22 1162.5 D 27.06" 1774 Thomas Janaway Y 8
5 4-1-24 1037.0 C 29.25" 1998 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
6 5-0-1 974.2 B 30.38" 1617† Thomas Giles Y 8
7 6-3-0 878.0 A 34.81" 1811 Thomas II Mears Y 8
8 8-3-18 779.0 G 38.68" 1773 Thomas Janaway Y 8
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Unused 4-1-4 1040.0 C 28.88" 1633† Roger Tapsell Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 of 8 1998 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.3
Update log
15/11/2020 1-7: diam amended; 1-2,5 nom added; 3,4,6,8 nom amended [Nigel Taylor via 00014122]
09/04/2020 1,2,5: turning added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]