Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Place Hemel Hempstead
S Mary
Grid Ref TL055078
Postcode HP1 3AF
Lat, Long 51.75911, -0.47269Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Hertfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 19-1-4 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.hcacr.org.uk/western/hhempstead/index.html
Affiliation Hertford County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 19-1-4 in E
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 19-1-4 (2160 lb or 980 kg) in E (662.0Hz)
Practice Thu
Overhauled 2009 by Whites of Appleton
Tuned 1951
TowerBase 2394View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-0-10 1325.0 E 30.50" 1758 Lester & Pack Y 8
2 6-1-18 1242.0 D♯ 31.50" 1758 Lester & Pack Y 8
3 7-0-24 1103.0 C♯ 33.00" 1688 George Chandler Y 8
4 7-0-13 993.0 B 33.50" 1633 Robert Oldfield Y 8
5 7-3-2 883.0 A 35.50" c1590† (unidentified) Y 8
6 10-1-5 827.0 G♯ 39.00" 1604† Bartholomew Atton Y 8
7 12-0-3 745.0 F♯ 41.00" 1617† Robert Oldfield Y 8
8 19-1-4 662.0 E 47.63" 1767 Lester & Pack Y 8
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1951 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston