Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Stafford, Staffordshire
Place Stafford
S Mary
Grid Ref SJ921232
Lat, Long 52.80628, -2.11813Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode ST16 2AT
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.80529, -2.11942
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Lieutenancy area Staffordshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 10, tenor 19-0-11 in ESee below
URL http://staffordbellringers.wordpress.com
Affiliations Lichfield and Walsall Archdeaconries Society
North Staffordshire Association
Updates 29/11/2019: URL added [NB: URL shown at RW2019/1151 incorrect via RW]
24/11/2019: Former ring being replaced by ex Hanley bells (> ring of 12) [TimJ (#254 info D Kelly) via e-mail]
Ring of 10, tenor 19-0-11 in E
TowerBase 4634View Felstead peals
Bells 10Edit details
Tenor 19-0-11 (2139 lb or 970 kg) in E (656.0Hz)
Additional information The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime; Future plans: to become 12; restoration work under way
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-26 1667.0 G♯ 26.25" 1887 Gillett & Co D N
2 4-3-16 1510.5 F♯ 27.50" 1887 Gillett & Co D N
3 4-3-2 1331.0 E 27.50" 1709 Abraham I Rudhall R
4 5-0-21 1259.0 D♯ 29.00" 1709 Abraham I Rudhall R 4
5 7-3-8 1110.0 C♯ 32.25" 1692 Henry II Bagley R 8
6 8-1-9 992.5 B 34.00" 1692 Henry II Bagley R 8
7 9-0-11 884.5 A 36.50" 1709 Abraham I Rudhall R 8
8 10-2-16 827.5 G♯ 38.25" 1692 Henry II Bagley R 8
9 11-0-21 723.5 F♯ 40.00" 1751 Abel Rudhall R 8
10 19-0-11 656.0 E 46.50" 1742 Henry III Bagley R 8
c4b 6-2-14 1180.0 D 30.50" 1887 Gillett & Co D N
Sanctus 1cwt 1993.0 B 10.50" 1622† Thomas I Hancox Y 4