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Place Hemel Hempstead
S Mary
Grid Ref TL055078
Lat, Long 51.75911, -0.47269 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode HP1 3AF
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County Hertfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2394 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2009 by Whites of Appleton
Tuned 1951
Tenor 19-1-4 (2160lb or 980kg) in E (662.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Thu
URL http://www.hcacr.org.uk/western/hhempstead/index.html
Affiliation Hertford County Association


Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
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
Source: HCA; R Bickerton(Dodds,Herts); CBC; TimJ;
JCB (RW1951/297)

Contributed by: Ian Cresshull
Last updated: 19/11/2014


Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
S Mary
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1951 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston
Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 19/11/2014