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Place Compton Abdale
S Oswald
Grid Ref SP059165
Lat, Long 51.84778, -1.91544 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode GL54 4DS
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Lieutenancy area Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 1280 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 | Supply Details
Overhauled 1986 by Whites of Appleton
Tuned 1986
Tenor 6-3-4 (760lb or 345kg) in A♭ (845.5Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/glos.htm#COMPTON_A2
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association


Compton Abdale, Gloucestershire
S Oswald
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-12 1424.0 F 25.88" 1880 John Warner & Sons Y
2 3-2-16 1265.5 E♭ 27.63" 1880 John Warner & Sons Y
3 4-1-20 1124.0 D♭ 29.00" 1880 John Warner & Sons Y
4 5-1-2 1066.0 C 30.50" 1880 John Warner & Sons Y
5 6-0-22 949.5 B♭ 33.13" 1880 John Warner & Sons Y
6 6-3-4 845.5 A♭ 35.38" 1880 John Warner & Sons Y
Source: Bliss & Sharpe; D Bagley website; S Austin; D Sloman(GAD)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 31/08/2020
Recent updates and other information:
31/08/2020: 4,5: wt amended; 6: diam amended [David Sloman via 00013964]


Compton Abdale, Gloucestershire
S Oswald
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1986 Metal Whites of Appleton 6.
Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 27/09/2009