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Place Madrid
Iglesia de San Francisco el Grande (The Royal Church)
Lat, Long 40.41041, -3.71432 (Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap)
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Country Spain
Church Roman Catholic Church
TowerBase 6562 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 8½cwt (~950lb or ~430kg) in Ab (820.0Hz)
Additional information Unringable; only bells 2,4,6 have wheels; tuning: 1-6,7#,8 of 8
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Madrid, Spain
Iglesia de San Francisco el Grande (The Royal Church)
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3¾cwt 1695.5 Ab 27.00" 1882 John Warner & Sons D N
2 4¼cwt 1552.5 G 27.50" 1882 John Warner & Sons D N
3 4½cwt 1415.5 F 28.00" 1882 John Warner & Sons D N
4 4¾cwt 1248.5 Eb 29.00" 1882 John Warner & Sons D N
5 5cwt 1114.5 Db 30.00" 1882 John Warner & Sons D N
6 5½cwt 1039.0 C 31.00" 1882 John Warner & Sons D N
7 6cwt 988.0 B 32.00" 1882 John Warner & Sons D N
8 8½cwt 820.0 Ab 36.50" 1882 John Warner & Sons D N
Source: Historians' digest #977; Dove tenor wt; N Bowden; J Hedgcock

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 04/05/2020