Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Giles, Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Place Pontefract
S Giles
Shown in County Lists as Pontefract, S Giles
Grid Ref SE455218
Lat, Long 53.69145, -1.31196Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode WF8 1AT
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Lieutenancy area West Yorkshire
Country England
Diocese Leeds
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 10, tenor 18-0-19 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Yorkshire Association
Updates 10/10/2020: Restoration work complete, new bearings, clappers & roller boxes refurbished [Alexander Skerritt via Email]
20/08/2020: Bearings and clappers being refurbished by Blyth & Co [Tom Blyth via Facebook]
Ring of 10, tenor 18-0-19 in F
TowerBase 3941View Felstead peals
Bells 10Edit details
Overhauled 2020 by Blyth & Co
Tenor 18-0-19 (2035 lb or 923 kg) in F (679.0Hz)
Practice Mon
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-26 1713.0 A 23.13" 1920 John Taylor & Co B N
2 3-1-10 1526.0 G 24.13" 1920 John Taylor & Co B N
3 3-3-18 1361.0 F 26.00" 1920 John Taylor & Co F N
4 4-0-25 1281.0 E 27.00" 1920 John Taylor & Co F N
5 5-0-26 1142.0 D 29.50" 1920 John Taylor & Co F N
6 6-1-23 1017.0 C 31.88" 1920 John Taylor & Co F N
7 8-0-14 907.0 B♭ 35.13" 1920 John Taylor & Co F N
8 10-0-1 856.0 A 37.38" 1920 John Taylor & Co F N
9 13-1-17 763.0 G 41.75" 1920 John Taylor & Co F N
10 18-0-19 679.0 F 46.38" 1920 John Taylor & Co F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 c1920 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h NonStd