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Place Llandefaelog
S Maelog
Grid Ref SO033323
Lat, Long 51.98155, -3.40806 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode LD3 9TT
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Principal Area Powys
Country Wales
Diocese Swansea and Brecon
Church Church in Wales
Listed Gr II* by Cadw
TowerBase 3061 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2005
Tenor 10cwt (~1120lb or ~510kg) in G (796.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Affiliation Swansea and Brecon Diocesan Guild
Updates 10/07/2019: Restoration work complete; bells back in action [Matthew Higby via e-mail]
15/04/2019: 3 now welded (but not yet rehung) [Matthew Higby via pNBR]
21/01/2019: Ringing suspended while 3rd is being welded [D Kelly via e-mail]

Llandefaelog, Powys
S Maelog
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-0 1354.0 E 26.00" 1889 John Taylor & Co D
2 4-3-22 1206.0 D 28.00" 1889 John Taylor & Co D
3 4-3-18 1052.5 C 29.50" 1718 Henry Williams R Y
4 5-3-4 984.0 B 30.88" 1981 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F
5 7cwt 900.0 A 34.00" c1490 Robert Hendley R
6 10cwt 796.0 G 37.75" c1490 Robert Hendley R
Source: J Eisel(Brecs); D Kelly; M Higby

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 15/04/2019