Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Funtington, West Sussex
Place Funtington
S Mary
Grid Ref SU800081
Lat, Long 50.86737, -0.86368Locate 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
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Lieutenancy area West Sussex
Country England
Diocese Chichester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 5-3-21 in B♭See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Sussex County Association
Ring of 6, tenor 5-3-21 in B♭
TowerBase 7624View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 2007 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tenor 5-3-21 (665 lb or 302 kg) in B♭ (915.0Hz)
Practice Tue
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; simulator
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 E♭ 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 B♭ 33.00" 1894 Mears & Stainbank R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 2007 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd