Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Benedict Biscop, Wombourne, Staffordshire
Place Wombourne
S Benedict Biscop
Grid Ref SO876931
Lat, Long 52.53627, -2.18344Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode WV5 9DG
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.53569, -2.18556
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Lieutenancy area Staffordshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 9-2-13 in F♯See below
URL http://stbenedictbiscop.org.uk/our-bells/
Affiliation Lichfield and Walsall Archdeaconries Society
Updates 21/02/2020: www.wombourne-ringers.org.uk/ replaced (no such host) [TimJ (#266) via URLbad]
Ring of 8, tenor 9-2-13 in F♯
TowerBase 5622View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 9-2-13 (1077 lb or 489 kg) in F♯ (755.0Hz)
Practice Mon
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-18 1508.0 F♯ 24.38" 1996 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
2 3-1-24 1423.0 E♯ 24.75" 1996 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
3 4-1-14 1269.0 D♯ 26.69" 1744† Henry III Bagley Y
4 4-2-25 1131.0 C♯ 28.31" 1744† Henry III Bagley Y
5 5-1-17 1006.0 B 29.88" 1744† Henry III Bagley Y
6 6-0-7 952.0 A♯ 31.75" 1744† Henry III Bagley Y
7 7-0-17 846.0 G♯ 34.50" 1744† Henry III Bagley Y
8 9-2-13 755.0 F♯ 38.38" 1744† Henry III Bagley Y