Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Old Swinford, Stourbridge, West Midlands
Place Stourbridge, Old Swinford
S Mary
or Old Swinford
Shown in County Lists as Stourbridge, Old Swinford
Grid Ref SO907831
Postcode DY8 2HJ
Lat, Long 52.44645, -2.13713Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area West Midlands
Country England
Diocese Worcester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 10-3-12 in F♯See below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.wdcra.org.uk/oldswi.htm
Affiliation Worcestershire and Districts Association
Ring of 8, tenor 10-3-12 in F♯
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 10-3-12 (1216 lb or 552 kg) in F♯ (725.0Hz)
TowerBase 3733View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-15 1455.0 F♯ 26.00" 1902 John Taylor & Co F
2 4-2-13 1360.0 E♯ 27.00" 1902 John Taylor & Co F
3 5-0-1 1214.0 D♯ 29.13" 1687 Matthew I & Henry II Bagley R
4 5-1-14 1087.5 C♯ 30.75" 1686 Matthew I & Henry II Bagley R
5 5-1-14 967.5 B 32.13" 1686 Matthew I & Henry II Bagley R
6 6-2-18 909.0 A♯ 33.50" 1902 John Taylor & Co F
7 8-0-24 815.5 G♯ 37.00" 1686 Matthew I & Henry II Bagley R
8 10-3-12 725.0 F♯ 41.25" 1740 Abel Rudhall R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 3 1959 Cast iron John Taylor & Co
1 1,2,4,5,6,7,8 1959 Cast iron John Taylor & Co