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Place Market Drayton
S Mary
Grid Ref SJ675340
Lat, Long 52.90305, -2.48345 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TF9 1AD
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.90228, -2.48532 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Shropshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 3275 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 17-2-3 (1963lb or 890kg) in E (652.0Hz)
Frames 3 Show Details
Practice Wed
URL http://www.sacbr.org.uk/Towers/MarketDrayton/MarketDrayton.html
Affiliation Shropshire Association


Market Drayton, Shropshire
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-11 1309.0 E 27.06" 1931 John Taylor & Co F
2 4-2-17 1232.0 D# 28.00" 1931 John Taylor & Co F
3 5-2-23 1098.0 C# 30.43" 1931 John Taylor & Co F
4 6-2-14 979.0 B 32.50" 1931 John Taylor & Co F
5 7-3-13 872.0 A 35.00" 1931 John Taylor & Co F
6 9-2-6 822.0 G# 36.88" 1931 John Taylor & Co F
7 12-2-13 733.0 F# 41.00" 1931 John Taylor & Co F
8 17-2-3 652.0 E 46.00" 1931 John Taylor & Co F
Service ½cwt 2295.5 C# 15.00" Y N
Service 2
Source: GAD; A Bagworth; R Offen(A Glover); A Higson(PLT);
M Chester; S Austin; J Hubt; TimJ; C Pickford(JT)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 28/05/2019