Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Cropthorne, Worcestershire
Place Cropthorne
S Michael
Grid Ref SP000451
Postcode WR10 3LU
Lat, Long 52.10457, -2.00138Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Worcestershire
Country England
Diocese Worcester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 10 cwt in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.wdcra.org.uk/cropth.htm
Affiliation Worcestershire and Districts Association
Ring of 6, tenor 10 cwt in F♯
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 10 cwt (~1120 lb or ~510 kg) in F♯ (753.0Hz)
Practice Mon (alt)
Additional information PN alternates with Fladbury (check before visiting)
Overhauled 1953 by Mears & Stainbank
TowerBase 1390View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4½cwt 1274.5 D♯ 28.38" 1746 Abel Rudhall R 4
2 4¾cwt 1145.5 C♯ 29.25" 1898 Henry I Bond F N
3 5½cwt 1034.5 B 31.75" 1703† William Clark R 4
4 6¼cwt 952.0 A♯ 32.88" 1750 Abel Rudhall R 4
5 8¼cwt 825.0 G♯ 35.25" 1898 Henry I Bond F N
6 10cwt 753.0 F♯ 38.88" 1746 Abel Rudhall R 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1898 Oak & cast iron Henry Bond 7.C.b 6.4