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Place Forest
S Marguerite de la Foret
Grid Ref WV296756
Lat, Long 49.43039, -2.59305 (Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode GY8 0AJ
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Island Guernsey
Country Channel Islands
Diocese Winchester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr Listed by States of Guernsey
TowerBase 1930 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1984 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 1984
Tenor 5-1-24 (612lb or 278kg) in Ab
Frames 3 Show Details
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Rung from south aisle
URL http://wpbells.org/guernsey-forest/
Affiliation Winchester and Portsmouth Diocesan Guild


Forest, Guernsey
S Marguerite de la Foret
Bells Hide Details
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 Eb 24.75" 1984 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 3-0-2 Db 25.88" 1896 John Warner & Sons R 8
4 3-2-22 C 27.50" 1685† Paul Bourdon Y 4
5 4-3-10 Bb 30.00" 1685† Paul Bourdon Y 4
6 5-1-24 Ab 33.00" 1894 John Warner & Sons R 8
Source: GAD; CBC; J Hedgcock

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 01/08/2020
Recent updates and other information:
01/08/2020: 1-6: turning added [[James Hedgcock] via 00013929]