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Place Nelson
Grassroots Centre
Grid Ref SD864381
Lat, Long 53.83948, -2.20717 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode BB9 9XB
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Lieutenancy area Lancashire
Country England
Diocese Blackburn
Church Church of England
TowerBase 3514 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 | Supply Details
Overhauled 1923 by Mears & Stainbank
Tuned 1923
Tenor 14-0-2 (1570lb or 712kg) in F
Frames 2 (see below)
Also Toilet
Additional information Former church of S Philip; only limited ringing allowed
Affiliation Lancashire Association


Nelson, Lancashire
Grassroots Centre
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-26 F 27.50" 1923 Mears & Stainbank F N
2 5-0-15 E 28.50" 1923 Mears & Stainbank F N
3 5-3-10 D 30.50" 1923 Mears & Stainbank F N
4 6-2-21 C 32.25" 1923 Mears & Stainbank F N
5 7-2-21 B♭ 35.00" 1923 Mears & Stainbank F N
6 8-0-1 A 36.00" 1923 Mears & Stainbank F N
7 10-1-15 G 39.50" 1923 Mears & Stainbank F N
8 14-0-2 F 43.50" 1923 Mears & Stainbank F N
Source: GAD; Alan Birney

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 21/10/2010


Nelson, Lancashire
Grassroots Centre
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,4,6,7,8 1923 Steel & cast iron Mears & Stainbank 5.
2 2,3,5 1923 Steel & cast iron Mears & Stainbank
Contributed by: Alan Birney
Last updated: 21/10/2010