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Place Windsor, Windsor Castle
Curfew Tower, HM Free Chapel of S George
Shown in County Lists as Windsor Castle
Grid Ref SU967769
Lat, Long 51.48359, -0.60825 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SL4 1NJ
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County Berkshire
Country England
Status Royal Peculiar
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 5540 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 26cwt (~2910lb or ~1320kg) in C# (559.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Anti-clockwise
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild


Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire
Curfew Tower, HM Free Chapel of S George
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6¼cwt 1139.0 C# 31.25" 1741 Thomas Lester R 8
2 6½cwt 1073.0 B# 31.50" 1650 William Whitmore Y 4
3 7½cwt 955.5 A# 34.00" 1650 William Whitmore Y 4
4 9½cwt 838.0 G# 36.50" 1612 John Wallis Y 4
5 12-0-22 759.5 F# 41.81" 1898 Mears & Stainbank Y N
6 14cwt 702.5 E# 43.25" 1612 John Wallis Y 4
7 19½cwt 634.5 D# 47.38" 1612 John Wallis Y 4
8 26cwt 559.5 C# 53.38" 1614 John Wallis Y 4
Source: M Smith; P Davies(WofA); D Sloman(Sharpe); TimJ

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 04/12/2017