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Place Shorwell
S Peter
Grid Ref SZ457830
Lat, Long 50.64490, -1.35472 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode PO30 3JN
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County Isle of Wight
Country England
Diocese Portsmouth
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 4384 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1998 by Andrew Nicholson
Tuned 1998
Tenor 9-0-5 (1013lb or 459kg) in G (793.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Sat 18:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
URL http://www.noyes.org.uk/iw/towers/shorwell.htm
Affiliation Winchester and Portsmouth Diocesan Guild


Shorwell, Isle of Wight
S Peter
Bells Hide Details
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
Source: M Chester(S Noyes); CBC; W&P; B Hibbert; D Sloman(WBF)
JCB(MG papers;RW info)

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 09/03/2019