Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter, Wapley, Gloucestershire
Place Wapley
S Peter
Grid Ref ST713797
Postcode BS37 8RJ
Lat, Long 51.51569, -2.41381Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Bristol
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 8-0-16 in ASee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://southglosbells.wordpress.com/wapley-s-peter/
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 8-0-16 in A
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 8-0-16 (912 lb or 414 kg) in A (881.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Mon
Overhauled 2000 by Andrew Nicholson
Tuned 2000
TowerBase 5247View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-16 1477.0 F♯ 24.94" 2000 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 4-1-6 1318.5 E 27.06" 2000 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 4-2-18 1174.5 D 28.94" 1724 Abraham II Rudhall R 4
4 4-3-19 1102.5 C♯ 29.50" 1777 William Bilbie R 4
5 6-1-22 983.5 B 33.13" c1400† Bristol foundry R 8
6 8-0-16 881.5 A 36.75" c1400† Bristol foundry R 8
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 Oak unidentified
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 2000 Cast iron Andrew Nicholson 8.3.A NonStd