Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
All Saints, Forton, Staffordshire
Place Forton
All Saints
Grid Ref SJ755211
Lat, Long 52.78772, -2.36461Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode TF10 8BY
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Lieutenancy area Staffordshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 12 cwt in GSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sacbr.org.uk/Towers/Forton/Forton.html
Affiliation Shropshire Association
Ring of 6, tenor 12 cwt in G
TowerBase 1935View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 12 cwt (~1340 lb or ~610 kg) in G
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 Timber unidentified 6.1