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S Nicholas, Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Place Harpenden
S Nicholas
Grid Ref TL132144
Lat, Long 51.81694, -0.35847Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode AL5 2SP
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.81649, -0.35780
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Lieutenancy area Hertfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 15-0-16 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.hcacr.org.uk/stalbans/harpenden/index.html
Affiliation Hertford County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 15-0-16 in F♯
TowerBase 2293View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1990 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 15-0-16 (1696 lb or 769 kg) in F♯ (740.0Hz)
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-22 1481.0 F♯ 25.88" 1990 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
2 4-1-6 1394.0 E♯ 26.50" 1990 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
3 4-3-6 1246.0 D♯ 28.13" 1990 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
4 5-0-14 1110.0 C♯ 29.50" 1990 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
5 6-1-8 988.0 B 32.00" 1990 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
6 7-3-10 934.0 A♯ 33.88" 1990 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
7 11-0-0 834.0 G♯ 38.50" 1990 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
8 15-0-16 740.0 F♯ 43.00" 1990 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
Service 6-3-18 1011.5 B 32.75" 1612 Robert Oldfield R
Hour 12-3-7 760.5 F♯ 41.87" 1613 Robert Oldfield R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1898 Cast iron John Warner