Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Market Drayton, Shropshire
Place Market Drayton
S Mary
Grid Ref SJ675340
Postcode TF9 1AD
Lat, Long 52.90305, -2.48345Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Shropshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 17-2-3 in ESee below
Frames 3See below
URL http://www.sacbr.org.uk/Towers/MarketDrayton/MarketDrayton.html
Affiliation Shropshire Association
Ring of 8, tenor 17-2-3 in E
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 17-2-3 (1963 lb or 890 kg) in E (652.0Hz)
Practice Wed
TowerBase 3275View Felstead peals
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
9 Service 2 Stone unidentified 9.B
2 Service Timber unidentified 1
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1931 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 8.3