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Place Great Witcombe
S Mary
Grid Ref SO910147
Lat, Long 51.83169, -2.13132 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode GL3 4TT
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County Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2173 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1928 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1928
Tenor 6-2-20 (748lb or 339kg) in A (888.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/glos.htm#GREAT_WITC
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association


Great Witcombe, Gloucestershire
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-2-8 1480.0 F# 24.25" 1777 Thomas Rudhall R 4
2 3-0-13 1332.0 E 25.00" 1901 John Taylor & Co F 4
3 3-2-23 1184.0 D 27.00" 1901 John Taylor & Co F 4
4 4-1-22 1112.0 C# 28.50" 1901 John Taylor & Co F 4
5 5-3-13 1000.0 B 31.50" 1901 John Taylor & Co F 4
6 6-2-20 888.0 A 34.63" 1630 John I Pennington ('IP') R 4
Source: Bliss & Sharpe; A Bull(Glos); TimJ(AAJB); Jack Hunt; JCB

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 03/05/2016