Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Margaret, Ditchling, East Sussex
Place Ditchling
S Margaret
Grid Ref TQ325152
Lat, Long 50.92136, -0.11572Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BN6 8TB
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Lieutenancy area East Sussex
Country England
Diocese Chichester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 7-3-8 in GSee below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Sussex County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 7-3-8 in G
TowerBase 1518View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1952
1914 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1914
Tenor 7-3-8 (876 lb or 397 kg) in G (792.0Hz)
Practice Tue 20:00
Additional information Anticlockwise
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-4 1584.0 G 25.50" 1914 Gillett & Johnston F N
2 5-0-2 1485.0 F♯ 26.06" 1914 Gillett & Johnston F N
3 4-1-4 1321.0 E 27.38" 1884 Gillett & Co N
4 4-1-2 1188.0 D 28.13" 1884 Gillett & Co Y N
5 4-2-7 1055.0 C 29.63" 1884 Gillett & Co N
6 4-2-1 991.0 B 30.75" 1884 Gillett & Co Y N
7 6-0-7 893.0 A 33.25" 1766 Lester & Pack R N
8 7-3-8 792.0 G 36.75" 1766 Lester & Pack R N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 4,5,6,7,8 Oak unidentified 6.D 5.1
1A 1,2,3 1914 Steel & cast iron Gillett & Johnston