Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Marguerite de la Foret, Forest, Guernsey
Place Forest
S Marguerite de la Foret
Grid Ref WV296756
Postcode GY8 0AJ
Lat, Long 49.43039, -2.59305Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap
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Island Guernsey
Country Channel Islands
Diocese Winchester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr Listed by States of Guernsey
Rings 6, tenor 5-1-24 in A♭See below
Frames 3See below
URL http://wpbells.org/guernsey-forest/
Affiliation Winchester and Portsmouth Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 5-1-24 in A♭
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 5-1-24 (612 lb or 278 kg) in A♭
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Wed
Additional information Rung from aisle : south
Overhauled 1984 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1984
TowerBase 1930View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-0 F 23.50" 1984 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 3-0-4 E♭ 24.75" 1984 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 3-0-2 D♭ 25.88" 1896 John Warner & Sons R 8
4 3-2-22 C 27.50" 1685† Paul Bourdon Y 4
5 4-3-10 B♭ 30.00" 1685† Paul Bourdon Y 4
6 5-1-24 A♭ 33.00" 1894 John Warner & Sons R 8
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
3 3,4 1894 Oak Harry Stokes
2 1,6 1894 Oak Harry Stokes
1 2,5 1984 Steel Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd