Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Forthampton, Gloucestershire
Place Forthampton
S Mary
Grid Ref SO858325
Postcode GL19 4QA
Lat, Long 51.99135, -2.20729Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 11½ cwt in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/glos.htm#FORTHAMPTO
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 11½ cwt in F♯
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 11½ cwt (~1290 lb or ~580 kg) in F♯ (717.0Hz)
Additional information Ringing restricted (invitees only)
TowerBase 1934View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-7 1214.5 D♯ 27.75" 1887 Mears & Stainbank Y N
2 4½cwt 1087.5 C♯ 28.75" 1845 Charles & George Mears Y N
3 6¼cwt 968.0 B 32.50" 1824 John Rudhall Y N
4 7-3-20 903.0 A♯ 35.00" 1863 G Mears and Company Y N
5 9½cwt 810.0 G♯ 37.50" 1764 Thomas Rudhall Y N
6 11½cwt 717.0 F♯ 41.00" 1764 Thomas Rudhall Y N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 c1765 Oak unidentified NonStandard 6.4