Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Laurence, Meriden, West Midlands
Place Meriden
S Laurence
Grid Ref SP252816
Lat, Long 52.43233, -1.63054Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CV7 7HX
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Lieutenancy area West Midlands
Country England
Diocese Coventry
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 7 cwt in BSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://warksbells.co.uk/index.php/m-o/meriden
Affiliation Coventry Diocesan Guild
Ring of 5, tenor 7 cwt in B
TowerBase 3354View Felstead peals
Bells 5Edit details
Overhauled 1897 by Day
Tenor 7 cwt (~780 lb or ~360 kg) in B (954.0Hz)
Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; only limited ringing allowed; anticlockwise
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 c1699 Oak unidentified 6.A 5.16