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Place Meriden
S Laurence
Grid Ref SP252816
Lat, Long 52.43233, -1.63054 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode CV7 7HX
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County West Midlands
Country England
Diocese Coventry
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 3354 See Felstead Peals
Bells 5 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1897 by Day
Tenor 7cwt (~780lb or ~360kg) in B (954.0Hz)
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Also Toilet
Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; anti-clockwise; only limited ringing allowed
Affiliation Coventry Diocesan Guild

Meriden, West Midlands
S Laurence
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3cwt 1497.5 F# 25.18" 1740† William Brooke Y N
2 4½cwt 1318.5 E 27.63" 1740† William Brooke Y N
3 4¾cwt 1236.5 D# 28.50" 1740† William Brooke Y 4
4 5¾cwt 1079.5 C# 31.00" 1897 John Warner & Sons D N
5 7cwt 954.0 B 33.00" c1400† (unidentified) Y 4
Source: Mike Chester(T & Walters; CJP); CBC(CJP); CJP

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 26/09/2011