Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Giles, Upper Gravenhurst, Bedfordshire
Place Upper Gravenhurst
S Giles
Grid Ref TL112359
Lat, Long 52.01113, -0.37995Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode MK45 4JA
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Lieutenancy area Bedfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 10 cwt in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Bedfordshire Association
Ring of 5, tenor 10 cwt in G
TowerBase 5164View Felstead peals
Bells 5Edit details
Tenor 10 cwt (~1120 lb or ~510 kg) in G (777.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Church closed; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; ringing prohibited
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4½cwt 1197.5 D 27.75" ? Miles III Graye R Y
2 5½cwt 1076.0 C 29.75" ? Miles III Graye R Y
3 6½cwt 994.0 B 32.00" 1693 Richard III Chandler R Y
4 8¼cwt 909.5 A 35.00" ? Miles III Graye R Y
5 10cwt 777.5 G 39.50" 1772 William Emerton R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 1906 Timber Alfred Bowell 6.A 6.4