Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Woodchester, Gloucestershire
Place Woodchester
S Mary
Grid Ref SO839026
Postcode GL5 5PD
Lat, Long 51.72239, -2.23343Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 9-3-23 in GSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/glos.htm#WOODCHESTE
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 9-3-23 in G
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 9-3-23 (1115 lb or 506 kg) in G (807.5Hz)
Additional information Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz)
Overhauled 1956
Tuned 1956
TowerBase 5631View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-13 1354.0 E 28.50" 1759 Abel Rudhall Y Y
2 4-3-18 1214.5 D 28.75" 1956 Mears & Stainbank F N
3 5-2-6 1081.5 C 31.00" 1956 Mears & Stainbank F N
4 6-0-8 1012.0 B 33.00" 1793 John Rudhall Y Y
5 7-2-4 907.5 A 35.50" c1499† Bristol foundry Y Y
6 9-3-23 807.5 G 38.50" 1738 Abel Rudhall Y Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 4 1956 Steel Mears & Stainbank
1 1,2,3,5,6 1956 Cast iron Mears & Stainbank