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Place Houghton le Spring
S Michael & All Angels
Grid Ref NZ341498
Lat, Long 54.84231, -1.46925 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DH4 4AH
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County Tyne and Wear
Country England
Diocese Durham
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2580 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1928 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1928
Tenor 12-0-0 (1344lb or 610kg) in G (768.0Hz)
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Also Simulator
Additional information CC recognised Ringing Centre; county books / pNBR info discrepant
Affiliation Durham and Newcastle Diocesan Association


Houghton le Spring, Tyne and Wear
S Michael & All Angels
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-21 1536.0 G 26.50" 1928 Gillett & Johnston
2 5-0-19 1440.0 F# 27.50" 1928 Gillett & Johnston
3 5-2-8 1280.0 E 30.38" 1826 Thomas II Mears R
4 6-0-6 1152.0 D 31.88" 1826 Thomas II Mears R
5 6-1-20 1024.0 C 33.63" 1826 Thomas II Mears R
6 6-3-22 960.0 B 35.00" 1826 Thomas II Mears R
7 9-0-14 864.0 A 38.25" 1826 Thomas II Mears R
8 12-0-0 768.0 G 42.63" 1826 Thomas II Mears R
Source: Kris King(P Rivet, D&N); Chris Pickford; TimJ(RW;AAJB)

Contributed by: Kris King
Last updated: 26/11/2014