Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Holy Cross Monastery, Hillandale, Makhanda, Eastern Cape
Place Makhanda, Hillandale
Holy Cross Monastery
or Grahamstown or Hillandale
Shown in County Lists as Makhanda, Hillandale
Lat, Long -33.33599, 26.47134Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap
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Province Eastern Cape
Country South Africa
Church Other Anglican Church
Rings 6, tenor 3-2-0 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation South African Guild
Updates 13/03/2019: Placename changed: formerly Grahamstown [TimJ (info: R Roberts, chairman SA Guild) via e-mail]
Ring of 6, tenor 3-2-0 in F♯
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 3-2-0 (392 lb or 178 kg) in F♯ (1455.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information No stays or sliders on treble; detached tower
TowerBase 6170View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1-1-3 2485.0 D♯ 17.40" 2001 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F N
2 1-1-5 2209.0 C♯ 17.50" 2001 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F N
3 1-1-9 1967.0 B 18.10" 2003 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F N
4 1-2-1 1891.0 A♯ 18.70" 1998 Eayre & Lewis F N
5 2-0-14 1725.0 G♯ 20.70" 1998 Eayre & Lewis F N
6 3-2-0 1455.0 F♯ 24.50" 1998 Eayre & Lewis F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1999 Steel Locally manufactured