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Place Dumfries
S John Ev
Grid Ref NX975764
Lat, Long 55.07195, -3.60683 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DG1 1LW
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Council Area Dumfries and Galloway
Country Scotland
Church Scottish Episcopal Church
Listed Gr B by Historic Scotland
TowerBase 7729 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 10-3-18 (1222lb or 554kg) in Ab (816.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Thu 19:00
Also Toilet
URL http://www.stjohnsdumfries.org/the-bells-of-st-john-the-evangelist-dumfries
Affiliation Scottish Association
Updates 04/08/2020: url added [Debbie Johnson, Tower Captain via Email]


Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway
S John Ev
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-26 1638.0 Ab 23.75" 2013 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 3-1-25 1542.0 G 24.50" 2013 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 3-3-1 1369.5 F 26.00" 2013 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
4 4-0-21 1224.0 Eb 27.25" 1946 Gillett & Johnston F N
5 5-1-15 1093.5 Db 30.00" 1946 Gillett & Johnston F 8
6 6-0-7 1025.0 C 31.75" 1946 Gillett & Johnston F 8
7 7-3-17 914.5 Bb 34.50" 1946 Gillett & Johnston F 8
8 10-3-18 816.0 Ab 38.75" 1946 Gillett & Johnston F 8
Service 6-0-18 1049.0 C 31.88" 1887 John Taylor & Co Y
Source: D Kelly; B Cussons; A Hughes(WBF); TimJ

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 17/12/2017