Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter, Shorwell, Isle of Wight
Place Shorwell
S Peter
Grid Ref SZ457830
Lat, Long 50.64490, -1.35472Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode PO30 3JN
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Lieutenancy area Isle of Wight
Country England
Diocese Portsmouth
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 9-0-5 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.noyes.org.uk/iw/towers/shorwell.htm
Affiliation Winchester and Portsmouth Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 9-0-5 in G
TowerBase 4384View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1998 by Andrew Nicholson
Tuned 1998
Tenor 9-0-5 (1013 lb or 459 kg) in G (793.5Hz)
Practice Sat 18:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-19 1320.5 E 28.63" 1998 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 5-2-6 1187.5 D 30.81" 1893 Mears & Stainbank
3 6-3-6 1056.5 C 31.56" 1641† John Higden Y 4
4 6-2-2 991.0 B 33.50" 1893 Mears & Stainbank
5 8-0-8 890.5 A 35.31" 1601† R B (of Hants) Y 4
6 9-0-5 793.5 G 38.19" 1611† R B (of Hants) Y 4
Clock 2032.5 B
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1998 Metal Andrew Nicholson 8.3.A