Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Ruardean, Gloucestershire
Place Ruardean
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SO621176
Lat, Long 51.85649, -2.55167Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode GL17 9US
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Lieutenancy area Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 14-2-14 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/glos.htm#RUARDEAN
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Ring of 8, tenor 14-2-14 in F
TowerBase 4164View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 14-2-14 (1638 lb or 743 kg) in F (703.0Hz)
Practice Thu (4th)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information PN shared Staunton; Newland; Lydney; Ruardean; county books / pNBR info discrepant
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-7 1417.0 F 27.50" 1905 Mears & Stainbank D N
2 5-0-20 1325.0 E 28.50" 1905 Mears & Stainbank D N
3 5-1-24 1191.5 D 29.50" 1866 Mears & Stainbank Y N
4 6-0-0 1051.5 C 31.00" 1725 Abraham II Rudhall R 4
5 6-2-10 944.5 B♭ 32.75" 1866 Mears & Stainbank Y N
6 7-3-20 878.5 A 35.06" 1929 Gillett & Johnston F N
7 10-2-27 793.0 G 39.06" 1929 Gillett & Johnston F N
8 14-2-14 703.0 F 43.50" 1866 Mears & Stainbank Y N
Unused 11cwt G 39.25" c1599† (unidentified) R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 c1630 Oak unidentified 8.NonStd