Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Kempsey, Worcestershire
Place Kempsey
S Mary V
Grid Ref SO848490
Postcode WR5 3JH
Lat, Long 52.13973, -2.22344Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Worcestershire
Country England
Diocese Worcester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 15-0-0 in ESee below
Frames 3See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.wdcra.org.uk/kempse.htm
Affiliation Worcestershire and Districts Association
Ring of 8, tenor 15-0-0 in E
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 15-0-0 (1680 lb or 762 kg) in E (667.0Hz)
Additional information Anticlockwise
Overhauled 1928 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase 2710View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-6 1336.5 E 28.25" 2012 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 5-0-13 1255.5 D♯ 29.00" 2012 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 5-2-6 1121.0 C♯ 31.00" 1686† Matthew I & Henry II Bagley R Y
4 6-0-19 998.0 B 32.75" 1686† Matthew I & Henry II Bagley R Y
5 6-2-6 887.9 A 34.25" 1686† Matthew I & Henry II Bagley R Y
6 8-2-9 838.1 G♯ 37.25" 1686† Matthew I & Henry II Bagley R Y
7 10-0-23 747.0 F♯ 39.63" 1686† Matthew I & Henry II Bagley R Y
8 15-0-0 667.0 E 45.50" 1821 Thomas II Mears R Y
Sanctus 0-2-17 2592.0 E 13.75" 1587† John Baker Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
9 Sanctus 2012 Steel Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
2 2,3 2012 Steel Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.1.A
1 1,4,5,6,7,8 Timber unidentified