Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary & S Thomas a Becket, Knebworth, Hertfordshire
Place Knebworth
S Mary & S Thomas a Becket
or Old Knebworth
Grid Ref TL230210
Lat, Long 51.87404, -0.21364Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode SG3 6PY
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.87196, -0.21177
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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 12¾ cwt in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.hcacr.org.uk/northern/knebworth/index.html
Affiliation Hertford County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 12¾ cwt in G
TowerBase 2835View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 12¾ cwt (~1430 lb or ~650 kg) in G (762.5Hz)
Practice Fri
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-3 1527.0 G 26.50" 1897 John Warner & Sons D
2 4-3-0 1435.0 F♯ 27.38" 1897 John Warner & Sons D
3 5-2-0 1304.0 E 29.13" 1890 John Warner & Sons D
4 5-2-26 1158.5 D 30.13" 1890 John Warner & Sons D
5 5-3-10 1036.0 C 31.38" 1890 John Warner & Sons D
6 6-2-22 959.0 B 33.31" 1891 Mears & Stainbank D
7 7-3-16 858.0 A 34.88" 1889 John Warner & Sons Y
8 12¾cwt 762.5 G 38.63" 1812 John Briant Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Timber unidentified