Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Swithun, Worcester, Worcestershire
Place Worcester
S Swithun
Shown in County Lists as Worcester, S Swithun
Grid Ref SO850549
Postcode WR1 2DE
Lat, Long 52.19251, -2.22038Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Worcestershire
Country England
Ownership Churches Conservation Trust
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 13-0-21 in FSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://worcesterbells.org.uk/
Affiliation Worcestershire and Districts Association
Updates 28/02/2019: Revised URL supplied [Jim Clatworthy (pp Simon Wilmhurst) via e-mail]
Ring of 6, tenor 13-0-21 in F
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 13-0-21 (1477 lb or 670 kg) in F (713.0Hz)
Overhauled 1973 by Local labour/guild/assn
Tuned 1973
TowerBase 5672View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-2-24 1200.0 D 31.75" 1654 John I Martin R Y
2 6-2-10 1068.0 C 32.63" 1654 John I Martin R Y
3 6-0-6 952.0 B♭ 32.38" c1420† Worcester foundry R Y
4 8-0-12 898.0 A 35.75" c1420† Worcester foundry R Y
5 10-2-17 801.0 G 39.25" c1420† Worcester foundry R Y
6 13-0-21 713.0 F 44.25" 1654 John I Martin R Y
Unused 0-3-2 E 16.50" 1720 Abraham II Rudhall R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 c1699 Timber unidentified 6.A -6.16
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1973 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h