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Place Thurles
Cath Ch of The Assumption
Shown in County Lists as Thurles RC Cath
Grid Ref S129587
Lat, Long 52.68006, -7.80893 (Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode E41 A528
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County Tipperary
Country Ireland
Church Roman Catholic Church
Listed Gr Listed by National Inventory of Architectural Heritage
TowerBase 6477 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 31¾cwt (~3560lb or ~1610kg) in C# (557.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Additional information Unringable; anticlockwise; detached tower
Affiliation Irish Association


Thurles, Tipperary
Cath Ch of The Assumption
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 C# 29.50" 1867 John Murphy Y
2 B# 31.50" 1867 John Murphy Y
3 A# 33.25" 1867 John Murphy Y
4 G# 36.26" 1867 John Murphy Y
5 F# 41.50" 1867 John Murphy Y
6 E# 45.00" 1867 John Murphy Y
7 D# 48.50" 1867 John Murphy Y
8 31¾cwt 557.0 C# 57.00" 1867 John Murphy Y
Clock 23.50" 1871 John Murphy Y
Service 18.25" 1859 James Sheridan Y
Source: M Chester(IACR website); F Dukes(Campanology in Ireland);
TimJ(N Bowden); D Sloman

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 16/10/2017