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Place Skibbereen
Abbeystrewry Church
Grid Ref W119336
Lat, Long 51.54908, -9.27044 (Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode P81 KP99
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County Cork
Country Republic of Ireland
Church Church of Ireland
Listed Gr Listed by National Inventory of Architectural Heritage
TowerBase 6707 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 | Supply Details
Tenor 3-0-5 (341lb or 155kg) in E (1318.0Hz)
Frames 2 (see below)
Practice Tue
Affiliation Irish Association


Skibbereen, Cork
Abbeystrewry Church
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1-2-27 2216.0 C♯ 18.62" 2001 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 1-3-7 1974.0 B 19.56" 2001 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 1-3-24 1759.0 A 20.43" 2001 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
4 2-0-2 1660.0 G♯ 20.86" 2001 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5 2-2-2 1479.0 F♯ 22.87" 2001 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
6 3-0-5 1318.0 E 24.76" 2001 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
Service 10cwt 38.00" 1911 John Warner & Sons
Source: M Chester; M Higby

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 31/10/2017


Skibbereen, Cork
Abbeystrewry Church
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 2001 Steel Matthew Higby 8.1.A.b 6.1
9 Service Steel unidentified
Contributed by: Matthew Higby
Last updated: 31/10/2017