Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Christ Church, Oldbury, West Midlands
Place Oldbury
Christ Church
Grid Ref SO990894
Postcode B69 4DN
Lat, Long 52.50324, -2.01512Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area West Midlands
Country England
Diocese Birmingham
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 8 U/R, tenor 10½ cwt in GSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.wdcra.org.uk/oldbur.htm
Affiliation Worcestershire and Districts Association
Ring of 8, tenor 10½ cwt in G
Bells 8 U/REdit details
Tenor 10½ cwt (~1180 lb or ~530 kg) in G (803.5Hz)
Additional information Unringable - electronic chiming only
Overhauled 1937
TowerBase 7039View Felstead peals
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 2,4,6,7 1887 Timber John Warner & Sons 6.S 4.3
1 1,3,5,8 1887 Timber John Warner & Sons 6.S 4.3