Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
The Ascension, Whixley, North Yorkshire
Place Whixley
The Ascension
Grid Ref SE441583
Lat, Long 54.01883, -1.32704Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode YO26 8AR
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Lieutenancy area North Yorkshire
Country England
Diocese Leeds
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 5-3-3 in A♭See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.riponandleedsbells.org.uk/whixley.htm
Affiliation Yorkshire Association
Ring of 6, tenor 5-3-3 in A♭
TowerBase 5479View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 5-3-3 (647 lb or 293 kg) in A♭ (812.0Hz)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-1-15 1369.0 F 23.50" 1785 Robert Dalton R
2 2-3-23 1215.0 E♭ 25.75" 1667 Samuel I Smith R
3 4-1-11 1086.0 D♭ 28.44" 1953 John Taylor & Co F
4 4-1-7 1017.5 C 29.75" 1861 G Mears & Co R
5 4-3-16 918.0 B♭ 31.88" 1861 G Mears & Co R
6 5-3-3 812.0 A♭ 34.13" 1861 G Mears & Co R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 c1861 Timber unidentified 6.A 6.1