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Place Wirksworth
S Mary
Grid Ref SK287539
Lat, Long 53.08194, -1.57231 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DE4 4DQ
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County Derbyshire
Country England
Diocese Derby
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 5576 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1937 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tuned 1937
Tenor 14-1-13 (1609lb or 730kg) in F (692.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Fri (1st)
Also Toilet
Affiliation Derby Diocesan Association


Wirksworth, Derbyshire
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-24 1387.0 F 28.00" 1897 John Taylor & Co F N
2 5-2-16 1307.0 E 28.63" 1897 John Taylor & Co F N
3 6-1-12 1164.0 D 30.75" 1702† Philip Wightman Y 8
4 6-3-23 1038.5 C 33.25" 1702† Philip Wightman Y 8
5 8-1-10 924.5 Bb 35.50" 1702† Philip Wightman Y 8
6 8-3-12 872.0 A 37.50" 1702† Philip Wightman R 8
7 11-0-20 778.0 G 41.00" 1839 Thomas II Mears R N
8 14-1-13 692.5 F 44.75" 1702 Philip Wightman R 8
Mission Room 0-1-17 12.25" 1873 John Taylor & Co Y
Source: GAD; A Higson; M Chester; D Sloman(CB Derbys)

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 15/05/2010