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Place Whickham
S Mary
Grid Ref NZ209613
Lat, Long 54.94644, -1.67429 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode NE16 4EQ
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 54.94592, -1.67391 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Tyne and Wear
Country England
Diocese Durham
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 5434 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1985
Tenor 6-3-16 (772lb or 350kg) in B
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Sun (term only) 17:00
Affiliation Durham and Newcastle Diocesan Association


Whickham, Tyne and Wear
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-2-3 B 21.75" 1985 Eijsbouts F
2 2-2-18 A# 22.50" 1985 Eijsbouts F
3 2-3-26 G# 23.50" 1932 Gillett & Johnston F
4 3-1-17 F# 25.00" 1932 Gillett & Johnston F
5 4-0-14 E 27.13" 1932 Gillett & Johnston F
6 4-1-14 D# 28.00" 1985 Eijsbouts F
7 5-1-2 C# 30.50" 1985 Eijsbouts F
8 6-3-16 B 33.25" 1985 Eijsbouts F
Service 5cwt 30.00" 1715 ? Samuel II Smith
Source: M Chester(twr website;Rivet); D Sloman(GAD); TimJ(HSmith)

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 04/07/2019