Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S George, Woolhope, Herefordshire
Place Woolhope
S George
Grid Ref SO611357
Postcode HR1 4QS
Lat, Long 52.01910, -2.56770Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Herefordshire
Country England
Diocese Hereford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 13¼ cwt in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/herfs.htm#WOOLHOPE
Affiliation Hereford Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 13¼ cwt in F
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 13¼ cwt (~1480 lb or ~670 kg) in F (687.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Anticlockwise
Overhauled 2016 by Andrew Nicholson
TowerBase 5651View Felstead peals
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 B♭ 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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,Sanctus c1699 [1882] Oak [Oak] unidentified [(unidentified)] 6.A/6.H 6.1