Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S George, Stockport, Greater Manchester
Place Stockport
S George
Shown in County Lists as Stockport, S George
Grid Ref SJ900889
Lat, Long 53.39712, -2.15178Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode SK2 6NU
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Lieutenancy area Greater Manchester
Country England
Diocese Chester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 10, tenor 29¼ cwt in DSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Chester Diocesan Guild
Updates 26/10/2020: Canons removed but bells not reweighed in 1976. Tenor weight changed to 29¼cwt approx. [Martin Smith via Email]
Ring of 10, tenor 29¼ cwt in D
TowerBase 4725View Felstead peals
Bells 10Edit details
Overhauled 1976 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tenor 29¼ cwt (~3280 lb or ~1490 kg) in D (574.5Hz)
Practice Mon
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 <6-0-10 1467.5 F♯ 29.00" 1896 Mears & Stainbank R 4
2 <6-2-6 1306.5 E 30.50" 1896 Mears & Stainbank R 4
3 <7-0-23 1160.5 D 32.50" 1896 Mears & Stainbank R 4
4 <8-0-23 1092.0 C♯ 34.00" 1896 Mears & Stainbank R 4
5 <9-1-21 964.5 B 36.25" 1896 Mears & Stainbank R 4
6 <10-3-10 857.5 A 39.00" 1896 Mears & Stainbank R 4
7 <13-0-23 762.5 G 42.50" 1896 Mears & Stainbank R
8 <15-2-17 725.5 F♯ 45.00" 1896 Mears & Stainbank R 4
9 <20-3-19 648.0 E 49.50" 1896 Mears & Stainbank R
10 <29-3-12 574.5 D 56.00" 1896 Mears & Stainbank R 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 1896 Oak Mears & Stainbank