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Place Hampstead Norreys
S Mary
Grid Ref SU529762
Lat, Long 51.48278, -1.23932 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode RG18 0TD
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County Berkshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2254 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 10cwt (~1120lb or ~510kg) in G (784.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; restoration work under way
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]


Hampstead Norreys, Berkshire
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
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
Source: P Davies(Sharpe, Berks); Dove wt tenor; CBC; ADH

Contributed by: [Peter Davies]
Last updated: 15/09/2009