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Place Funtington
S Mary
Grid Ref SU800081
Lat, Long 50.86737, -0.86368 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode PO18 9LU
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 50.86786, -0.86296 (See Google Map) Edit details
County West Sussex
Country England
Diocese Chichester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 7624 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2007 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tenor 5-3-21 (665lb or 302kg) in Bb (915.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Tue
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; simulator; toilet
Affiliation Sussex County Association

Funtington, West Sussex
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-22 G 24.25" 2007 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 3-1-15 F 25.50" 2007 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
3 4-0-17 Eb 27.00" 1949 Gillett & Johnston F
4 4-0-25 D 29.38" 1894 Mears & Stainbank R
5 4-3-8 C 30.50" 1894 Mears & Stainbank R
6 5-3-21 915.0 Bb 33.00" 1894 Mears & Stainbank R
Source: H Wilkinson(WBF info); D Sloman

Contributed by: Hugh Wilkinson
Last updated: 19/11/2016