Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Wilfred, Ribchester, Lancashire
Place Ribchester
S Wilfred
Grid Ref SD649350
Postcode PR3 3ZH
Lat, Long 53.81026, -2.53349Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 53.81044, -2.53219
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Lieutenancy area Lancashire
Country England
Diocese Blackburn
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 11-3-4 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Lancashire Association
Ring of 6, tenor 11-3-4 in G
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 11-3-4 (1320 lb or 599 kg) in G (790.0Hz)
Practice Wed
Overhauled 1993 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
1928 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1928
TowerBase 4090View Felstead peals
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 Timber unidentified 6.1