Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Ruined Cath Ch of S Columba, Dunkeld, Perth and Kinross
Place Dunkeld
Ruined Cath Ch of S Columba
Shown in County Lists as Dunkeld Cath
Grid Ref NO023426
Postcode PH8 0AW
Lat, Long 56.56516, -3.59053Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Council area Perth and Kinross
Country Scotland
Church Church of Scotland
Ownership Other Trust
Listed Gr A by Historic Scotland
Rings 6, tenor 6-3-2 in CSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Scottish Association
Updates 01/04/2020: Both Church of Scotland AND Other Trust [TimJ via e-mail]
Ring of 6, tenor 6-3-2 in C
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 6-3-2 (758 lb or 344 kg) in C (1026.5Hz)
Practice Sat 10:00
Additional information Building owned by Historic Environment Scotland
Overhauled 1983 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
TowerBase 1587View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-4 1723.0 A 24.44" 1814 Thomas II Mears R Y
2 3-0-8 1536.5 G 24.75" 1814 Thomas II Mears R Y
3 3-2-24 1367.0 F 27.06" 1814 Thomas II Mears R Y
4 4-0-18 1291.5 E 28.13" 1814 Thomas II Mears R Y
5 5-0-8 1152.5 D 30.63" 1814 Thomas II Mears R Y
6 6-3-2 1026.5 C 33.56" 1814 Thomas II Mears R Y
Display 31.53" 1688 John Meikle Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1983 Steel & cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd