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S Bartholomew, Penn, Wolverhampton, West Midlands
Place Wolverhampton, Penn
S Bartholomew
or Penn
Shown in County Lists as Wolverhampton, Penn
Grid Ref SO894952
Lat, Long 52.55529, -2.15724Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode WV4 5JA
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.55521, -2.15784
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Lieutenancy area West Midlands
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 10-0-12 in ASee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Lichfield and Walsall Archdeaconries Society
Updates 02/07/2020: Restoration work complete by Blyth & Co.: bearings, clappers & rollers [TimJ #291 (info P Hayward) via e-mail]
Ring of 8, tenor 10-0-12 in A
TowerBase 3869View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 2020 by Blyth & Co
Tenor 10-0-12 (1132 lb or 513 kg) in A (864.5Hz)
Practice Tue
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-22 1728.0 A 24.00" 1929 Gillett & Johnston F N
2 3-3-9 1634.5 G♯ 24.38" 1929 Gillett & Johnston F N
3 4-0-24 1462.0 F♯ 26.00" 1929 Gillett & Johnston F N
4 4-2-19 1298.0 E 27.38" 1929 Gillett & Johnston F N
5 5-0-26 1159.5 D 29.50" 1929 Gillett & Johnston F N
6 6-1-2 1095.5 C♯ 31.00" 1929 Gillett & Johnston F N
7 7-3-19 971.5 B 34.00" 1929 Gillett & Johnston F N
8 10-0-12 864.5 A 37.50" 1929 Gillett & Johnston F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1929 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston 8.3.A.m 8.3