Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Hampstead Norreys, Berkshire
Place Hampstead Norreys
S Mary
Grid Ref SU529762
Lat, Long 51.48278, -1.23932Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode RG18 0TD
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Lieutenancy area Berkshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6 U/R, tenor 10 cwt in GSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.bellsnearnewbury.org.uk/towerlist
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Updates 14/07/2020: Restoration work under way [TimJ(#285) via e-mail]
01/03/2019: Now designated as u/r (WofA advice) [Jake Reid; JCB(Sharpe Tr info) via e-mail]
Ring of 6, tenor 10 cwt in G
TowerBase 2254View Felstead peals
Bells 6 U/REdit details
Tenor 10 cwt (~1120 lb or ~510 kg) in G (784.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; restoration work under way
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4¼cwt 1300.0 E 25.50" 1703 Samuel Knight Y
2 4¾cwt 1175.0 D 28.00" 1619 Henry I Knight Y
3 5½cwt 1054.5 C 30.75" 1637 Ellis I Knight Y
4 7cwt 968.0 B 32.50" 1704† Samuel Knight Y
5 8-0-22 872.0 A 35.38" 1930 John Taylor & Co F N
6 10cwt 784.0 G 39.50" 1666 Ellis II & Henry III Knight Y
Sanctus 1¼cwt 1885 John Warner & Sons
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1680 Oak James Smith