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Place Tyldesley
S George
Grid Ref SD688019
Lat, Long 53.51346, -2.47173 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode M29 8GX
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Lieutenancy area Greater Manchester
Country England
Diocese Manchester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 5129 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 | Supply Details
Tenor 11½cwt (~1290lb or ~580kg) in G (774.5Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Also Toilet
Additional information One bell (or more) from ring unringable: treble and 2nd
Affiliation Lancashire Association


Tyldesley, Greater Manchester
S George
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-15 1593.6 G 25.68" 1909 Mears & Stainbank D N
2 4-2-7 1495.8 F♯ 26.68" 1909 Mears & Stainbank D N
3 5½cwt 1320.8 E 28.68" 1825† William Dobson Y 4
4 5½cwt 1171.7 D 30.00" 1825† William Dobson Y 4
5 5¾cwt 1038.3 C 30.68" 1825† William Dobson Y 4
6 6cwt 972.8 B 32.38" 1825† William Dobson Y 4
7 8¼cwt 860.9 A 36.00" 1825† William Dobson Y 4
8 11½cwt 774.5 G 39.50" 1825† William Dobson Y 4
Source: M Chester(J Greenhough website); J Greenhough(P Hayward info);
D Sloman(WBF)

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 20/11/2017


Tyldesley, Greater Manchester
S George
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1909 Cast iron Mears & Stainbank 8.3.A.e 8.3
Contributed by: John Greenhough
Last updated: 06/02/2011