Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter & S Paul, Wem, Shropshire
Place Wem
S Peter & S Paul
Grid Ref SJ512288
Postcode SY4 5DP
Lat, Long 52.85501, -2.72587Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Shropshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 13-2-24 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sacbr.org.uk/Towers/Wem/Wem.html
Affiliation Shropshire Association
Ring of 8, tenor 13-2-24 in F
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 13-2-24 (1536 lb or 697 kg) in F (704.5Hz)
Practice Fri (1st, 3rd)
Additional information PN shared: Clive (2,4,5); Wem (1,3)
Overhauled 1967 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase 5319View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-8 1404.0 F 27.63" 1897 Mears & Stainbank R Y
2 5-0-5 1327.0 E 28.63" 1897 Mears & Stainbank R Y
3 6-1-14 1181.0 D 30.88" 1768 Thomas Rudhall R Y
4 6-2-4 1052.0 C 32.50" 1768 Thomas Rudhall R Y
5 7-0-27 938.0 B♭ 34.50" 1768 Thomas Rudhall R Y
6 8-0-15 885.0 A 35.75" 1768 Thomas Rudhall R Y
7 9-3-26 790.0 G 39.00" 1771 Thomas Rudhall R Y
8 13-2-24 704.5 F 42.50" 2000 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1967 Steel & cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 8.3