Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas, Hurst, Berkshire
Place Hurst
S Nicholas
Grid Ref SU794729
Postcode RG10 0SL
Lat, Long 51.45016, -0.85769Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Berkshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 14-1-16 in FSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 11786
Ring of 8, tenor 14-1-16 in F
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 14-1-16 (1612 lb or 731 kg) in F (706.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Mon
Additional information ART Teaching Centre: Loddon
Overhauled 1962
TowerBase ID 2609View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-3 1432.0 F 27.50" 1911 Mears & Stainbank F
2 4-2-16 1341.0 E 28.00" 1911 Mears & Stainbank F
3 5 cwt 1173.0 D 1634 Ellis I Knight R
4 5¾ cwt 1054.5 C c1630 Ellis I Knight R
5 6¾ cwt 935.0 B♭ 1613 Henry I Knight R
6 8½ cwt 882.5 A c1630 Ellis I Knight R
7 10½ cwt 802.0 G 1642 Ellis I Knight R
8 14-1-16 706.0 F 44.50" 1639 Ellis I Knight R
Other bells
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Clock 0-2-10 A 13.00" 1962 Mears & Stainbank
Unused ½ cwt (unidentified) Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 of 8 1911 Wrought iron Webb and Bennett
Update log
23/12/2020 1-8: nominal added. [Recordings taken by Keith Milner 15/9/2019 via Bill Hibbert]