Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Norton, Gloucestershire
Place Norton
S Mary
or Prior's Norton
Grid Ref SO865243
Lat, Long 51.91778, -2.19709Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode GL2 9LS
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Lieutenancy area Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 10-3-14 in F♯See below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/glos.htm#NORTON__GL
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Ring of 8, tenor 10-3-14 in F♯
TowerBase 3657View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 10-3-14 (1218 lb or 552 kg) in F♯ (719.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3¾cwt 1438.5 F♯ 27.00" 1935 Thomas Bond F
2 4cwt 1391.0 E♯ 27.50" 1935 Thomas Bond F
3 4½cwt 1238.5 D♯ 28.50" 1685† Abraham I Rudhall R 4
4 5cwt 1114.5 C♯ 29.50" 1685† Abraham I Rudhall Y 4
5 6cwt 983.5 B 32.50" 1930 Thomas Bond F
6 7cwt 891.0 A♯ 33.50" 1711 Abraham I Rudhall Y 4
7 8½cwt 805.5 G♯ 37.00" 1735 Abraham II Rudhall Y 4
8 10-3-14 719.5 F♯ 40.50" 1930 Gillett & Johnston F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,5,6,7,8 1930 Oak Thomas Bond 6.A 6.1
1A 3,4 1935 Oak Thomas Bond 6.A 8.3