Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Farndish, Bedfordshire
Place Farndish
S Michael
Grid Ref SP927637
Lat, Long 52.26377, -0.64186Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode NN29 7HJ
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Lieutenancy area Bedfordshire
Country England
Ownership Churches Conservation Trust
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R, tenor 5 cwt in DSee below
Frames 1See below
Ring of 3, tenor 5 cwt in D
TowerBase 7521
Bells 3 U/REdit details
Tenor 5 cwt (~560 lb or ~250 kg) in D (1188.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2¾cwt 1532.0 F♯ 22.63" 1663 Christopher Graye Y N
2 3¼cwt 1323.5 E 25.50" 1625 James Keene Y N
3 5cwt 1188.0 D 27.25" 1597† Watts (generic) Y N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1700 Oak unidentified 6.H 3.1