Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Goranus, Gorran, Cornwall
Place Gorran
S Goranus
or St Gorran
Grid Ref SW999423
Postcode PL26 6HN
Lat, Long 50.24670, -4.80732Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Cornwall
Country England
Diocese Truro
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 10, tenor 24-0-0 in DSee below
4, tenor 11-0-15 in FSee below
Frames 4See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Truro Diocesan Guild
Ring of 10, tenor 24-0-0 in D
Bells 10Edit details
Tenor 24-0-0 (2688 lb or 1219 kg) in D (595.9Hz)
Practice Wed 19:00
Additional information Also, above, a ring of 4 (from former 6)
Overhauled 2015 by John Taylor & Co
1953 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 2015
TowerBase 7825View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-0-9 1505.0 F♯ 28.00" 2016 John Taylor & Co F N
2 6-0-19 1391.0 E 29.33" 2016 John Taylor & Co F N
3 6-2-2 1191.7 D 31.25" 1897 John Warner & Sons R Y
4 6-2-8 1124.9 C♯ 32.17" 1897 John Warner & Sons R Y
5 7-0-12 1002.1 B 34.50" 1897 John Warner & Sons R Y
6 9-1-0 892.8 A 37.00" 1897 John Warner & Sons R Y
7 11-3-22 795.4 G 41.00" 1897 John Warner & Sons F Y
8 13-3-20 750.7 F♯ 43.00" 1897 John Warner & Sons F Y
9 17-2-22 668.8 E 47.00" 1897 John Warner & Sons F Y
10 24-0-0 595.9 D 51.16" 1897 John Warner & Sons F Y
Ring of 4, tenor 11-0-15 in F
Bells 4Edit details
Tenor 11-0-15 (1247 lb or 566 kg) in F (689.0Hz)
Additional information Also, below, a ring of 10; tuning: 1,3,4,6 of 6
TowerBase 4582View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-2-6 1151.0 D 29.75" 1772 J III,C IV & W Pennington & Co Y N
2 5-3-21 913.0 B♭ 32.00" 1772 J III,C IV & W Pennington & Co Y N
3 6-2-5 858.0 A 34.00" 1772 J III,C IV & W Pennington & Co Y N
4 11-0-15 689.0 F 41.00" 1772 J III,C IV & W Pennington & Co Y N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
8 1,2,3,4 of 4 [1953] Oak unidentified [Gillett & Johnston] 6.A 6.2
2 8,9 of 10 2015 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 2.
1 3,4,5,6,7,10 of 10 2015 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.e ~6.13
1A 1,2 of 10 2016 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.e 2.