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Place Tortworth
S Leonard
Grid Ref ST704933
Lat, Long 51.63809, -2.42881 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode GL12 8HF
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County Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 5074 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 12-2-25 (1425lb or 646kg) in G (765.5Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Thu
Also Toilet
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association


Tortworth, Gloucestershire
S Leonard
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4½cwt 1290.5 E 28.50" 1871 John Taylor & Co R Y
2 5cwt 1151.0 D 30.50" 1871 John Taylor & Co R Y
3 5¼cwt 1031.5 C 31.00" 1850 Jefferies & Price R Y
4 8-1-9 962.5 B 34.50" 1883 John Taylor & Co F Y
5 9-0-20 864.0 A 37.25" c1480† ? John Gosselin R Y
6 12-2-25 765.5 G 41.75" 1850 Jefferies & Price R Y
Source: Nick Bowden(A M Bull); Dave Kelly; CBC; Bliss&Sharpe(Glos)

Contributed by: Nick Bowden
Last updated: 29/08/2016


Tortworth, Gloucestershire
S Leonard
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1871 Timber ? Loughborough Bellfoundry 6.A 6.4
Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 29/08/2016