Dove's Guide Cover Picture Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Place Dunedin
First Church of Otago
Lat, Long -45.87590, 170.50461
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Island South Island
Country New Zealand
Church Orthodox and Non-Episcopal Church
TowerBase 5952 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8
Tenor 6-3-26 (782lb or 355kg) in B (988.0Hz)
Practice Wed
Additional information The ringing bells form part of a 12-bell chime
URL http://www.anzab.org.au/towers.php?tower=DUN
Affiliation Australian and New Zealand Association
Updates 02/04/2020: PN start time reverted to 19:30 [Simon McMillan via e-mail]
15/03/2019: PN amended (from Thu 19:30) [Simon McMillan via e-mail]


Dunedin, South Island
First Church of Otago
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
c1 1-0-0 2496.0 D♯ 15.75" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
c2 1-1-0 2224.0 C♯ 17.38" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
1c3 2-0-17 1980.0 B 20.50" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2c4 2-1-5 1864.0 A♯ 21.00" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
c4b 2-0-17 1760.0 A 21.00" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3c5 2-1-5 1661.0 G♯ 22.00" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
4c6 2-3-1 1480.0 F♯ 23.63" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
c7# 3-0-5 1396.0 E♯ 24.25" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5c7 3-1-13 1318.0 E 25.38" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
6c8 3-3-5 1244.0 D♯ 26.63" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
7c9 5-1-11 1108.0 C♯ 29.50" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
8c10 6-3-26 988.0 B 32.50" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
Source: M Smith; A Aspland; D Sloman(WBF); J Hedgcock; N Taylor

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 21/05/2020

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