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Place Forton
All Saints
Grid Ref SJ755211
Lat, Long 52.78772, -2.36461 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TF10 8BY
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County Staffordshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 1935 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 12cwt (~1340lb or ~610kg) in G
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
URL http://www.sacbr.org.uk/Towers/Forton/Forton.html
Affiliation Shropshire Association


Forton, Staffordshire
All Saints
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3½cwt E 27.00" 1729 Joseph Smith Y 4
2 4cwt D 28.00" 1729 Joseph Smith Y
3 6cwt C 31.00" 1859 John Warner & Sons Y
4 7cwt B 33.00" 1859 John Warner & Sons Y
5 9cwt A 37.50" 1729 Joseph Smith Y
6 12cwt G 42.00" 1859 John Warner & Sons Y
Source: Stuart Hutchieson spsht data; Mike Chester

Contributed by: Stuart Hutchieson
Last updated: 13/02/2011