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Place Woolhope
S George
Grid Ref SO611357
Lat, Long 52.01910, -2.56770 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode HR1 4QS
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.01946, -2.56861 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Herefordshire
Country England
Diocese Hereford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 5651 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2016 by Andrew Nicholson
Tenor 13¼cwt (~1480lb or ~670kg) in F (687.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Anti-clockwise
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/herfs.htm#WOOLHOPE
Affiliation Hereford Diocesan Guild


Woolhope, Herefordshire
S George
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 <5-0-23 1144.0 D 28.88" 1882 John Taylor & Co R 8
2 5¾cwt 1030.0 C 32.00" 1887 John Warner & Sons R 8
3 6½cwt 921.0 Bb 34.50" 1649† John I Pennington ('IP') Y 8
4 7½cwt 855.0 A 36.75" c1400† Bristol foundry Y 8
5 9¼cwt 779.0 G 40.00" 1662 John I Pennington ('IP') Y 8
6 13¼cwt 687.0 F 42.75" 1839 Thomas II Mears R 8
Sanctus ¼cwt 888.0 A 11.50" c1799 (unidentified) Y N
Source: GAD; Dove tenor wt; HDG website; A Higson; A Nicholson; TimJ

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 15/05/2016