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Place Longis Common
Channel Islands' Ringing Centre
Shown in County Lists as Longis Common, Ringing Centre
Grid Ref WA599083
Lat, Long 49.72382, -2.16998 (Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode GY9 3YB
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Island Alderney
Country Channel Islands
Ownership Private Ownership
TowerBase 7833 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 2-2-8 (288lb or 131kg) in E (1309.2Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Wed 16:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; simulator; toilet
Additional information Wells Bells; recognised ART Training Centre
URL http://alderneybells.com/the-bells/wells-bells/
Affiliation Winchester and Portsmouth Diocesan Guild
Updates 06/03/2020: PN info amended: (not Fri but) Wed 16:00 - 17:30 [TimJ (#268) via e-mail]


Longis Common, Alderney
Channel Islands' Ringing Centre
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 0-3-0 2620.3 E 14.63" 2012 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 0-3-23 2457.4 D# 15.50" 2017 Matthew Higby & Co F N
3 1-0-10 2193.2 C# 16.50" 2017 Matthew Higby & Co F N
4 1-0-11 1958.5 B 17.50" 2014 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5 1-0-16 1749.2 A 18.13" 2016 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
6 1-2-0 1640.2 G# 19.50" 1866 John Taylor & Co R N
7 1-3-11 1467.2 F# 21.31" 1911 Mears & Stainbank F N
8 2-2-8 1309.2 E 23.88" 1968 John Taylor & Co R N
Source: TimJ; M Higby

Contributed by: Tim Jackson
Last updated: 13/09/2017