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Place Woodchester
S Mary
Grid Ref SO839026
Lat, Long 51.72239, -2.23343 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode GL5 5PD
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County Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 5631 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1956
Tuned 1956
Tenor 9-3-23 (1115lb or 506kg) in G (807.5Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Additional information Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz)
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/glos.htm#WOODCHESTE
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association


Woodchester, Gloucestershire
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
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
Source: C Pickford; Bliss&Sharpe; CBC; J Hunt; JCB

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 04/08/2020
Recent updates and other information:
04/08/2020: 1-6: turning added [John Baldwin via database]