Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Yarkhill, Herefordshire
Place Yarkhill
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SO608425
Lat, Long 52.08026, -2.57279Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode HR1 3TD
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Lieutenancy area Herefordshire
Country England
Diocese Hereford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 4-1-27 in DSee below
Frames 3See below
URL http://www.yarkhillparish.co.uk/yarkhill-church/bells/
Affiliation Hereford Diocesan Guild
Updates 02/10/2020: Updated URL [Tim Jackson via Email]
01/08/2019: (Fri) PN info removed: no longer practise [Ashley Fortey via e-mail]
Ring of 8, tenor 4-1-27 in D
TowerBase 5727View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 2012 by Andrew Nicholson
Tenor 4-1-27 (503 lb or 228 kg) in D (1161.2Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1-2-13 2325.7 D 18.18" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 1-2-19 2180.8 C♯ 18.63" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 1-3-1 1945.6 B 19.56" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
4 1-3-16 1737.8 A 20.44" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5 2-1-6 1551.8 G 22.18" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
6 2-2-0 1456.0 F♯ 22.94" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
7 3-1-7 1300.4 E 25.38" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
8 4-1-27 1161.2 D 28.18" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
c1 5¼cwt 1138.5 C♯ 29.00" 1671† John II Martin Y
c2 5¾cwt 1053.5 B♯ 31.00" 1671† John II Martin Y
ex3 7cwt 891.0 A 34.00" 1671† John II Martin Y
c4 9½cwt 861.5 G♯ 37.00" 1636† John Finch Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
3 c1636 Oak unidentified
2 c1,c2,c4 c1636 Oak unidentified
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 2012 Steel Andrew Nicholson 8.3