Dove Logo Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers

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Place Meppershall
S Mary V
Grid Ref TL134359
Lat, Long 52.01019, -0.34831 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SG17 5NA
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County Bedfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 3351 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1986 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tenor 12cwt (~1340lb or ~610kg) in G (798.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Fri
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Rung from chancel crossing
Affiliation Bedfordshire Association

Meppershall, Bedfordshire
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-12 1350.0 E 27.00" 1986 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 4-1-2 1204.5 D 28.00" 1591† John Dier Y 4
3 6-1-6 1070.5 C 31.38" 1882 John Taylor & Co R Y
4 5-0-20 1011.5 B 31.25" 1816 John Briant R Y
5 9-0-3 897.5 A 36.00" 1766 Joseph Eayre R 8
6 12cwt 798.5 G 39.75" 1774 William Emerton R 8
Source: C Pickford(JT); Dove tenor wt; CBC; D Kelly

Contributed by: Chris Pickford
Last updated: 30/09/2018