Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Christ Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Place Philadelphia
Christ Church
Shown in County Lists as Philadelphia, ChCh
Lat, Long 39.95074, -75.14398Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap
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State Pennsylvania
Country United States of America
Church Other Anglican Church
Rings 8 U/R, tenor 17 cwt in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.phillyringers.com/christchurch/
Affiliation North American Guild
Ring of 8, tenor 17 cwt in F
TowerBase 5972View Felstead peals
Bells 8 U/REdit details
Tenor 17 cwt (~1900 lb or ~860 kg) in F (720.0Hz)
Additional information The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime; unringable
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-2-7 1430.5 F 29.25" 1754 Lester & Pack Y
2 5-3-16 1345.0 E 29.56" 1754 Lester & Pack Y
3 6-3-21 1206.0 D 31.88" 1754 Lester & Pack Y
4 1068.0 C 31.50" 1953 G & F Paccard Y
5 9-3-24 958.0 B♭ 36.00" 1754 Lester & Pack Y
6 11-2-7 900.0 A 39.00" 1754 Lester & Pack Y
7 12-2-0 796.5 G 41.25" 1754 Lester & Pack Y
8 17cwt 720.0 F 45.88" 1834 Thomas II Mears Y
c0 1609.0 G 21.56" 1953 G & F Paccard Y
c2b 1266.5 E♭ 25.94" 1953 G & F Paccard Y
c5# 1008.5 B 32.38" 1953 G & F Paccard Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Timber unidentified 6.A 8.2