Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, Great Ness, Shropshire
Place Great Ness
S Andrew
Grid Ref SJ397190
Postcode SY4 2LD
Lat, Long 52.76550, -2.89444Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Shropshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 7-3-17 in BSee below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.sacbr.org.uk/Towers/GreatNess/GreatNess.html
Affiliation Shropshire Association
Ring of 6, tenor 7-3-17 in B
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 7-3-17 (885 lb or 401 kg) in B (964.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Thu (3rd)
Overhauled 1932 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1932
TowerBase 2147View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-14 1608.0 G♯ 23.50" 1932 Gillett & Johnston F
2 3-2-14 1448.0 F♯ 25.19" 1932 Gillett & Johnston F
3 3-3-19 1286.0 E 26.50" 1932 Gillett & Johnston F
4 4-2-1 1206.0 D♯ 27.81" c1480 Worcester foundry Y
5 5-1-15 1084.0 C♯ 30.50" 1634 Thomas I Clibury Y 4
6 7-3-17 964.0 B 34.50" 1932 Gillett & Johnston F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 3 1932 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston
1 1,2,4,5,6 1932 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston 5.1