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Place Orston
S Mary
Grid Ref SK769411
Lat, Long 52.96253, -0.85620 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode NG13 9NT
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County Nottinghamshire
Country England
Diocese Southwell and Nottingham
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 3754 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1923 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1923
Tenor 9-1-18 (1054lb or 478kg) in Ab (828.0Hz)
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Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
Additional information Ringing temporarily suspended
Affiliation Southwell and Nottingham Diocesan Guild


Orston, Nottinghamshire
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-1 1380.0 F 24.13" 1923 Gillett & Johnston F
2 4-0-8 1243.0 Eb 27.00" 1923 Gillett & Johnston F
3 4-0-19 1104.0 Db 28.75" 1621† Henry III Oldfield R
4 4-3-5 1036.0 C 30.75" 1599† Henry II Oldfield R
5 6-2-19 932.0 Bb 33.63" 1730† William Noone R
6 9-1-18 828.0 Ab 37.50" 1923 Gillett & Johnston F
Source: Southwell Dio; CJP(G&J/AAJB); GAD; TimJ(AAJB); D Sloman

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 03/06/2015