Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, Sonning, Berkshire
Place Sonning
S Andrew
Grid Ref SU755755
Postcode RG4 6UP
Lat, Long 51.47411, -0.91333Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Berkshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 20-1-4 in DSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://sonningbellringers.wixsite.com/tower-bells-sonning
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 11124
Ring of 8, tenor 20-1-4 in D
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 20-1-4 (2272 lb or 1031 kg) in D (597.5 Hz)
Practice Thu
Additional information ART Teaching Centre: Loddon
Overhauled 2018 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 1912
TowerBase ID 4457View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-13 1196.5 D 29.00" 1912 John Taylor & Co F
2 5-2-7 1123.5 C♯ 30.13" 1912 John Taylor & Co F
3 6-0-27 1001.0 B 32.63" 1912 John Taylor & Co F
4 8-0-23 896.0 A 36.00" 1759 Lester & Pack R
5 7-3-9 797.0 G 36.50" 1640† Ellis I Knight R
6 10-2-12 750.0 F♯ 40.00" 1640† Ellis I Knight R
7 13-2-26 670.5 E 45.00" 1640† Ellis I Knight R
8 20-1-4 597.5 D 50.25" 1641† Ellis I Knight R
Other bells
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Clock G 23.00" c1280† (unidentified) Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 of 8 1912 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 8.3
Update log
14/02/2020 www.sonningparish.org.uk/bellringers.php replaced [TimJ(#265) via URLbad]
04/11/2019 1-8: partials added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
28/10/2019 Tenor note and ring key not Eb (nominal: D+30c) [TimJ(REMRKS250) via e-mail]
28/10/2019 1-8: nominal added,note amended [Tim Jackson via e-mail]