Dove Logo Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers

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Place Rusper
S Mary Magd
Grid Ref TQ205373
Lat, Long 51.12276, -0.27939 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode RH12 4PX
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County West Sussex
Country England
Diocese Chichester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 4184 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2007 by Andrew Nicholson
Tenor 12¾cwt (~1430lb or ~650kg) in F (711.5Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Thu
Affiliation Sussex County Association


Rusper, West Sussex
S Mary Magd
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-2 1416.9 F 25.00" 2007 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 3-1-18 1328.4 E 26.00" 1897 John Warner & Sons R 8
3 3¾cwt 1199.2 D 27.13" 1699† William I Eldridge Y 8
4 4¼cwt 1080.0 C 28.63" 1699† William I Eldridge Y 8
5 6cwt 964.0 Bb 32.13" 1699† William I Eldridge Y 8
6 7½cwt 887.4 A 34.63" 1699† William I Eldridge Y 8
7 9½cwt 785.1 G 37.75" 1699† William I Eldridge Y 8
8 12¾cwt 711.5 F 42.00" 1699† William I Eldridge Y 8
Source: Chichester Dio; Dove wt tenor; B Hibbert(PGD); G Rix;
TimJ(AN info); D Sloman(GPE)

Contributed by: Geoff Rix
Last updated: 29/09/2017