Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Priory Ch of Holy Trinity, Christchurch, Dorset
Place Christchurch
Priory Ch of Holy Trinity
Grid Ref SZ159925
Lat, Long 50.73212, -1.77485Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BH23 1BU
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Winchester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 12, tenor 27 cwt in DSee below
Frames 3See below
URL http://wpbells.org/christchurch-priory/
Affiliation Winchester and Portsmouth Diocesan Guild
Ring of 12, tenor 27 cwt in D
TowerBase 1133View Felstead peals
Bells 12Edit details
Tenor 27 cwt (~3020 lb or ~1370 kg) in D (589.0Hz)
Practice Mon (check on Bank Hol)
Additional information Also hung for ringing: 6♭
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-24 1779.0 A 25.63" 1932 John Taylor & Co F
2 5-2-12 1586.0 G 27.00" 1932 John Taylor & Co F
3 5-3-14 1495.0 F♯ 28.00" 1932 John Taylor & Co F
4 7-0-20 1334.0 E 30.50" 1932 John Taylor & Co F
5 6½cwt 1197.0 D 33.00" 1755 Abel Rudhall Y
6 7cwt 1123.0 C♯ 34.00" 1755 Abel Rudhall Y
7 9-3-20 994.5 B 35.50" 1885 John Taylor & Co Y
8 10-2-19 888.5 A 37.38" 1931 John Taylor & Co F
9 11cwt 793.0 G 39.63" c1367† John Rufford R
10 14cwt 745.0 F♯ 43.25" c1367† John Rufford R
11 20cwt 656.3 E 48.88" 1730† Abraham II Rudhall R
12 27cwt 589.0 D 53.88" 1730† Abraham II Rudhall R
6b 8-0-18 1058.0 C 33.50" 1976 John Taylor & Co F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 2,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12 1885 Timber John Taylor & Co
1A 1,3 1932 Timber John Taylor & Co
1B 6b 1976 Steel & cast iron John Taylor & Co