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Place Cowfold
S Peter
Grid Ref TQ212226
Lat, Long 50.99006, -0.27395 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode RH13 8BW
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Lieutenancy area West Sussex
Country England
Diocese Chichester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 1349 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6
Tenor 8½cwt (~950lb or ~430kg) in A♭
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Tue 20:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
URL http://www.stpeterschurch-cowfold.org.uk/History_files/Bells.htm
Affiliation Sussex County Association
Updates 09/01/2020: Indication of available toilet facility added [Stella Bianco (Tower Captain) via e-mail]


Cowfold, West Sussex
S Peter
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-24 F 26.25" 1905 Mears & Stainbank
2 4½cwt E♭ 27.50" 1789 William & Thomas Mears
3 5cwt D♭ 30.00" 1789 William & Thomas Mears
4 5-2-11 C 31.38" 1905 Mears & Stainbank
5 6-1-7 B♭ 33.38" 1905 Mears & Stainbank
6 8½cwt A♭ 36.00" 1629† Bryan I Eldridge
Source: Chichester Dio; Dove wt tenor; CBC; D Sloman(GPE;WBF);
M Chester(ch website)

Contributed by: Geoff Rix
Last updated: 23/11/2017


Cowfold, West Sussex
S Peter
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 c1905 Timber unidentified 6.A
Contributed by: David Sloman
Last updated: 19/09/2016