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Place Wem
S Peter & S Paul
Grid Ref SJ512288
Lat, Long 52.85501, -2.72587 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SY4 5DP
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County Shropshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 5319 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1967 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tenor 13-2-24 (1536lb or 697kg) in F (704.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Fri (1st, 3rd)
Additional information PN shared: Clive (2,4,5); Wem (1,3)
URL http://www.sacbr.org.uk/Towers/Wem/Wem.html
Affiliation Shropshire Association


Wem, Shropshire
S Peter & S Paul
Bells Hide Details
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 Bb 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
Source: GAD; A Higson; S Austin; D Kelly; M Chester; JCB

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 20/11/2017