Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Curig, Porthkerry, The Vale of Glamorgan
Place Porthkerry
S Curig
Grid Ref ST082666
Lat, Long 51.39108, -3.32034Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CF62 3BZ
SatNav No optimised destination for satellite navigation has been submittedAdd details
Principal area The Vale of Glamorgan
Preserved county South Glamorgan
Country Wales
Diocese Llandaff
Church Church in Wales
Listed Gr II* by Cadw
Rings 6, tenor 7½ cwt in ASee below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Llandaff and Monmouth Diocesan Assocation
Ring of 6, tenor 7½ cwt in A
TowerBase 3951View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1950 by Mears & Stainbank
Tenor 7½ cwt (~840 lb or ~380 kg) in A
Practice Thu (on a rota basis)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information PN rotates: Llancarfan; Penmark; Porthkerry
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-10 F♯ 24.00" 1950 Mears & Stainbank
2 3-1-23 E 26.00" 1950 Mears & Stainbank
3 3¾cwt D 1695 Evan I Evans
4 4½cwt C♯ 29.50" c1545 ? Thomas Gefferies 4
5 6¼cwt B 1695 Evan I Evans
6 7½cwt A 1879 Llewellins & James
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1 1950 Steel Mears & Stainbank
1 2,3,4,5,6 1879 Timber Llewellins & James