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Place Swindon Village
S Lawrence
Grid Ref SO934248
Lat, Long 51.92239, -2.09661 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode GL51 9RA
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County Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 4895 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1986 by Arthur C Berry
Tuned 1986
Tenor 10-1-4 (1152lb or 523kg) in Ab (835.0Hz)
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Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; hexagonal tower
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/glos.htm#SWINDONVIL
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Updates 04/07/2019: PN info removed ("no [Mon] practice for some years") [Simon Ridley via e-mail]


Swindon Village, Gloucestershire
S Lawrence
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-8 1391.0 F 27.00" 1974 John Taylor & Co F
2 5-0-10 1252.0 Eb 28.88" 1905 James Barwell & Co R
3 4-3-24 1126.0 Db 30.38" 1679† Alexander Rigby Y
4 6-2-20 1041.0 C 32.38" 1713 Abraham I Rudhall Y
5 7-0-9 935.0 Bb 34.25" c1450† Bristol foundry R
6 10-1-4 835.0 Ab 38.63" 1630† Thomas I Hancox R
Source: ADH; CBC; S Ridley; P Denton; P Dyson; JCB(CB Glos)

Contributed by: Andrew Higson
Last updated: 06/01/2015