Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Cath Ch of BVM & S Chad, Lichfield, Staffordshire
Place Lichfield
Cath Ch of BVM & S Chad
Shown in County Lists as Lichfield Cath
Grid Ref SK115097
Lat, Long 52.68529, -1.83101Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode WS13 7LD
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.68366, -1.83011
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Lieutenancy area Staffordshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 10, tenor 31-2-9 in DSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.lichfield-cathedral.org/worship-music/bellringing
Affiliation Lichfield and Walsall Archdeaconries Society
Updates 08/07/2020: URL amended: only a SINGLE hyphen in worship-music [TimJ(#291) via URLbad]
Ring of 10, tenor 31-2-9 in D
TowerBase 2971View Felstead peals
Bells 10Edit details
Tenor 31-2-9 (3537 lb or 1604 kg) in D (582.0Hz)
Practice Mon (check on Bank Hol)
Also Simulator
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-3-2 1468.0 F♯ 28.00" 1947 John Taylor & Co F N
2 5-3-17 1305.0 E 29.00" 1947 John Taylor & Co F N
3 6-0-22 1164.0 D 30.50" 1947 John Taylor & Co F N
4 6-3-21 1098.0 C♯ 31.50" 1947 John Taylor & Co F N
5 8-0-17 976.0 B 34.00" 1947 John Taylor & Co F N
6 10-2-12 871.0 A 37.50" 1947 John Taylor & Co F N
7 13-2-12 776.0 G 41.13" 1947 John Taylor & Co F N
8 17-1-4 732.5 F♯ 44.00" 1947 John Taylor & Co F N
9 22-0-25 651.8 E 48.75" 1947 John Taylor & Co F N
10 31-2-9 582.0 D 54.00" 1947 John Taylor & Co F N
Sanctus 1¼cwt 1712.0 A 18.50" c1500† (unidentified) Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
9 Sanctus unidentified
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 1688 Timber John Baxter 6.B 10.1