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Place Ribchester
S Wilfred
Grid Ref SD649350
Lat, Long 53.81026, -2.53349 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode PR3 3ZH
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 53.81044, -2.53219 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Lancashire
Country England
Diocese Blackburn
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 4090 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1993 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
1928 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1928
Tenor 11-3-4 (1320lb or 599kg) in G (790.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Wed
Affiliation Lancashire Association


Ribchester, Lancashire
S Wilfred
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-23 1318.5 E 29.63" 1821 Thomas II Mears R Y
2 6-1-24 1184.0 D 31.63" 1993 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 6-2-7 1053.5 C 33.50" 1821 Thomas II Mears R Y
4 7-3-9 985.0 B 34.56" 1993 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5 9-1-17 886.5 A 37.88" 1821 Thomas II Mears R Y
6 11-3-4 790.0 G 41.69" 1821 Thomas II Mears R Y
Source: GAD; P Denton; C Pickford; A Birney

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 25/04/2017