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Place Makhanda, Hillandale
Holy Cross Monastery
or Grahamstown or Hillandale
Shown in County Lists as Makhanda, Hillandale
Lat, Long -33.33599, 26.47134 (Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap)
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Province Eastern Cape
Country South Africa
Church Other Anglican Church
TowerBase 6170 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 3-2-0 (392lb or 178kg) in F# (1455.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information No stay or slider on treble; detached tower
Affiliation South African Guild
Updates 13/03/2019: Placename changed: formerly Grahamstown [TimJ (info: R Roberts, chairman SA Guild) via e-mail]


Hillandale, Makhanda, Eastern Cape
Holy Cross Monastery
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1-1-3 2485.0 D# 17.40" 2001 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
2 1-1-5 2209.0 C# 17.50" 2001 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
3 1-1-9 1967.0 B 18.10" 2003 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
4 1-2-1 1891.0 A# 18.70" 1998 Eayre & Lewis F
5 2-0-14 1725.0 *G# 20.70" 1998 Eayre & Lewis F
6 3-2-0 1455.0 F# 24.50" 1998 Eayre & Lewis F
Source: C Lewis

Contributed by: Colin Lewis
Last updated: 21/02/2017