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Place Melbourne, West Heidelberg
S Pius X
or West Heidelberg
Shown in County Lists as Melbourne, West Heidelberg
Lat, Long -37.74685, 145.04651 (Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap)
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State Victoria
Country Australia
Church Roman Catholic Church
TowerBase 5930 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1989
Tenor 5-3-27 (671lb or 304kg) in C (1044.0Hz)
Practice Sat (check with contact)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
URL http://www.anzab.org.au/towers.php?tower=HEI
Affiliation Australian and New Zealand Association
Updates 06/04/2020: PN info added - but checking first is essential [Simon McMillan via e-mail]
02/04/2020: PN info removed [Simon McMillan via e-mail]


West Heidelberg, Melbourne, Victoria
S Pius X
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1-3-10 2096.0 C 19.88" 2007 Taylors,Eayre & Smith F N
2 2-0-2 1980.0 B 20.63" 2007 Taylors,Eayre & Smith F N
3 2-2-6 1756.0 A 22.00" 1960 Mears & Stainbank F N
4 3-0-17 1564.0 G 24.00" 1960 Mears & Stainbank F N
5 3-2-12 1394.0 F 26.00" 1960 Mears & Stainbank F N
6 4-0-25 1316.0 E 27.00" 1960 Mears & Stainbank F N
7 4-2-27 1172.0 D 29.00" 1960 Mears & Stainbank F N
8 5-3-27 1044.0 C 32.00" 1960 Mears & Stainbank F N
Source: A Higson; C Pickford; TimJ(#279)

Contributed by: Andrew Higson
Last updated: 03/05/2020