Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Cath Ch of S Peter the Apostle, Hamilton, North Island
Place Hamilton
Cath Ch of S Peter the Apostle
Shown in County Lists as Hamilton Cath
Lat, Long -37.79240, 175.28635Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at -37.79133, 175.28663
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Island North Island
Country New Zealand
Church Other Anglican Church
Rings 8, tenor 20-2-6 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.anzab.org.au/towers.php?tower=HAM
Affiliation Australian and New Zealand Association
Updates 30/01/2019: Presence of simulator noted [Mike Chester (from ANZAB AGM programme) via e-mail]
Ring of 8, tenor 20-2-6 in E
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 20-2-6 (2302 lb or 1044 kg) in E (676.0Hz)
Also Simulator
Practice Wed
TowerBase 5953View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-4 1356.0 E 28.00" 1948 Mears & Stainbank F N
2 5-0-22 1268.0 D♯ 29.00" 1950 Mears & Stainbank F N
3 6-0-0 1132.0 C♯ 31.00" 1950 Mears & Stainbank F N
4 6-3-24 1012.0 B 33.00" 1950 Mears & Stainbank F N
5 9-0-0 902.0 A 36.00" 1950 Mears & Stainbank F N
6 11-1-2 844.0 G♯ 39.00" 1950 Mears & Stainbank F N
7 15-0-6 760.0 F♯ 43.00" 1950 Mears & Stainbank F N
8 20-2-6 676.0 E 48.13" 1932 Mears & Stainbank F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1950 Steel Local labour/guild/assn 8.1.B.a 8.3