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Place Swallowfield
All Saints
Grid Ref SU731647
Lat, Long 51.37746, -0.95017 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode RG7 1TJ
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Lieutenancy area Berkshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 4877 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 | Supply Details
Tenor 7-0-23 (807lb or 366kg) in A♭ (808.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz)
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild

Swallowfield, Berkshire
All Saints
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-17 F 24.50" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
2 3-3-20 1212.0 E♭ 26.63" 1660 Reading foundry
3 4-1-10 1070.0 D♭ 28.25" 1660 Reading foundry
4 5-1-3 1010.5 C 31.00" 1771 Pack & Chapman
5 6-0-14 908.0 B♭ 33.00" 1660 Reading foundry
6 7-0-23 808.0 A♭ 36.00" 1788 John Warner & Sons
Source: P Davies(CB Berks; WofA); CJP(WofA); R Offen

Contributed by: [Peter Davies]
Last updated: 21/12/2012

Swallowfield, Berkshire
All Saints
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1971 Oak Whites of Appleton
Contributed by: Chris Pickford
Last updated: 20/12/2012