Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Holy Trinity, Old Hill, West Midlands
Place Old Hill
Holy Trinity
Grid Ref SO955862
Lat, Long 52.47430, -2.06679Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode B64 6JA
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.47447, -2.06795
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Lieutenancy area West Midlands
Country England
Diocese Worcester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 23-1-0 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.wdcra.org.uk/oldhil.htm
Affiliation Worcestershire and Districts Association
Ring of 8, tenor 23-1-0 in F
TowerBase 3729View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1947 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1947
Tenor 23-1-0 (2604 lb or 1181 kg) in F (680.0Hz)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-2-0 1360.0 F 30.50" 1876 John Taylor & Co R Y
2 6-2-7 1275.0 E 31.25" 1876 John Taylor & Co R Y
3 7-2-24 1133.0 D 33.25" 1876 John Taylor & Co R Y
4 8-2-12 1020.0 C 35.38" 1876 John Taylor & Co R Y
5 10-2-0 907.0 B♭ 38.50" 1876 John Taylor & Co R Y
6 12-0-12 850.0 A 40.38" 1876 John Taylor & Co F Y
7 16-2-1 765.0 G 44.25" 1876 John Taylor & Co F Y
8 23-1-0 680.0 F 50.25" 1876 John Taylor & Co F Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1947 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston 8.3.A.m 8.3