Dove Logo Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers

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Place Portchester
S Mary
Grid Ref SU625045
Lat, Long 50.83663, -1.11321 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode PO16 9QN
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County Hampshire
Country England
Diocese Portsmouth
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 6155
Bells 3 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 11cwt (~1230lb or ~560kg) in G# (811.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Mon
Additional information Ropes fall in a straight line; county books / pNBR info discrepant; tuning: 1,3,4 of 6
URL http://wpbells.org/portchester/
Affiliation Winchester and Portsmouth Diocesan Guild


Portchester, Hampshire
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5cwt 1136.0 C# 30.00" 1633† (unidentified) Y 4
2 8cwt 884.0 A 36.00" 1632† John Higden R 4
3 11cwt 811.0 G# 39.00" 1589† John Wallis Y 4
Source: GAD; CBC; Dove tenor wt; JCB; D Sloman

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 09/06/2018