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Place Oldbury
Christ Church
Grid Ref SO990894
Lat, Long 52.50324, -2.01512 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode B69 4DN
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County West Midlands
Country England
Diocese Birmingham
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 7039 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1937
Tenor 10½cwt (~1180lb or ~530kg) in G (803.5Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Additional information Unringable; electronic chiming only
URL http://www.wdcra.org.uk/oldbur.htm
Affiliation Worcestershire and Districts Association


Oldbury, West Midlands
Christ Church
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3¾cwt 1594.0 G 25.25" 1887 John Warner & Sons Y N
2 4cwt 1509.5 F# 26.38" 1887 John Warner & Sons Y N
3 4½cwt 1347.5 E 28.13" 1887 John Warner & Sons Y N
4 5½cwt 1201.0 D 30.00" 1887 John Warner & Sons D N
5 6-2-0 1081.5 C 32.25" 1887 John Warner & Sons D N
6 7cwt 1012.5 B 33.88" 1887 John Warner & Sons D N
7 8¼cwt 893.0 A 35.75" 1887 John Warner & Sons D N
8 10½cwt 803.5 G 38.81" 1887 John Warner & Sons D N
Source: GAD; Dove tenor wt; M Chester; C Pickford/TimJ; N Bowden

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 08/10/2019