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Place Newport
Minster Ch of S Thomas of Canterbury & S Thomas Ap
Grid Ref SZ499891
Lat, Long 50.69975, -1.29407 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode PO30 1SL
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County Isle of Wight
Country England
Diocese Portsmouth
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 3570 See Felstead Peals
Bells 12 (see below) | Edit Details
Tuned 1988
Tenor 16-1-23 (1843lb or 836kg) in F (710.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Mon
URL http://www.noyes.org.uk/iw/towers/newport.htm
Affiliation Winchester and Portsmouth Diocesan Guild


Newport, Isle of Wight
Minster Ch of S Thomas of Canterbury & S Thomas Ap
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-26 2124.0 C 24.00" 1988 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
2 4-3-12 1889.0 Bb 24.75" 1988 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
3 4-2-0 1772.0 A 25.38" 1988 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
4 5-0-22 1594.0 G 26.63" 1988 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
5 5-2-2 1422.0 F 28.13" 1987 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
6 5-0-17 1336.0 E 29.25" 1808 Thomas Mears and Son R
7 5-1-22 1186.0 D 30.50" 1808 Thomas Mears and Son R
8 5-2-16 1070.0 C 30.25" 1674† William I Eldridge R
9 7-1-24 950.0 Bb 35.00" 1808 Thomas Mears and Son R
10 8-1-6 886.0 A 35.38" 1920 John Warner & Sons F
11 10-0-4 794.0 G 38.75" 1675† William I Eldridge R
12 16-1-23 710.0 F 43.75" 1988 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
Source: A Higson; CBC; M Chester(S Noyes); JCB(RW); TimJ(REMRKS267/270)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 22/03/2020