Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Thomas a Becket, Shirenewton, Monmouthshire
Place Shirenewton
S Thomas a Becket
or Drenewydd Gelli Fach
Grid Ref ST478935
Postcode NP16 6RQ
Lat, Long 51.63830, -2.75484Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Principal area Monmouthshire
Preserved county Gwent
Country Wales
Diocese Monmouth
Church Church in Wales
Listed Gr II by Cadw
Rings 6, tenor 5-2-2 in B♭See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Llandaff and Monmouth Diocesan Assocation
Ring of 6, tenor 5-2-2 in B♭
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 5-2-2 (618 lb or 280 kg) in B♭
Practice Fri
Additional information Normally upstairs but GF ringing also possible
Overhauled 1997 by Eayre & Smith
Tuned 1997
TowerBase 4373View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-2-10 G 24.00" 1997 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 3-1-0 F 25.75" 1997 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
3 3-3-0 E♭ 26.50" 1756 William Evans Y
4 3-3-12 D 27.50" 1756 William Evans Y
5 4-1-16 C 29.50" 1756 William Evans Y
6 5-2-2 B♭ 33.13" 1756 William Evans Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1997 Steel Eayre & Smith