Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Cowley, Gloucestershire
Place Cowley
S Mary
Grid Ref SO965146
Lat, Long 51.83042, -2.05214Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode GL53 9NL
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.83090, -2.05306
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Lieutenancy area Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 7¾ cwt in ASee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/glos.htm#COWLEY
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 7¾ cwt in A
TowerBase 1350View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 7¾ cwt (~870 lb or ~390 kg) in A (846.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-16 1452.5 F♯ 25.50" 1857 Charles & George Mears Y 4
2 4½cwt 1308.0 E 28.25" 1697 Abraham I Rudhall R 4
3 4¾cwt 1168.5 D 28.75" 1697 Abraham I Rudhall Y 4
4 5¼cwt 1101.0 C♯ 30.25" 1697 Abraham I Rudhall Y 4
5 6cwt 969.0 B 32.13" 1707 Abraham I Rudhall Y 4
6 7¾cwt 846.5 A 34.25" 1812 John Rudhall Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 c1799 Timber unidentified 6.A 6.1