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Place Pontefract
S Giles
Shown in County Lists as Pontefract, S Giles
Grid Ref SE455218
Lat, Long 53.69145, -1.31196 (Locate 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
TowerBase 3941 See Felstead Peals
Bells 10 | Supply Details
Tenor 18-0-19 (2035lb or 923kg) in F (679.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Additional information Restoration work under way
Affiliation Yorkshire Association
Updates 20/08/2020: Bearings and clappers being refurbished by Blyth & Co [Tom Blyth via Facebook]


Pontefract, West Yorkshire
S Giles
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-26 1713.0 A 23.13" 1920 John Taylor & Co B
2 3-1-10 1526.0 G 24.13" 1920 John Taylor & Co B
3 3-3-18 1361.0 F 26.00" 1920 John Taylor & Co F
4 4-0-25 1281.0 E 27.00" 1920 John Taylor & Co F
5 5-0-26 1142.0 D 29.50" 1920 John Taylor & Co F
6 6-1-23 1017.0 C 31.88" 1920 John Taylor & Co F
7 8-0-14 907.0 B♭ 35.13" 1920 John Taylor & Co F
8 10-0-1 856.0 A 37.38" 1920 John Taylor & Co F
9 13-1-17 763.0 G 41.75" 1920 John Taylor & Co F
10 18-0-19 679.0 F 46.38" 1920 John Taylor & Co F
Source: A Aspland; A Higson(JTco); JCB(Greenwood)

Contributed by: Andrew Aspland
Last updated: 08/12/2017


Pontefract, West Yorkshire
S Giles
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 c1920 Cast iron John Taylor & Co
Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 08/12/2017