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Place Worcester
Cath Ch of Christ & BVM
Shown in County Lists as Worcester Cath
Grid Ref SO850545
Lat, Long 52.18881, -2.22079 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode WR1 2LA
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.18897, -2.22109 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Worcestershire
Country England
Diocese Worcester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 5668 See Felstead Peals
Bells 12 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 48-0-2 (5378lb or 2439kg) in B (488.8Hz)
Frames 3 Show Details
Practice Mon
Also Simulator
Additional information Also 2#,5#,6b, and 9#; teaching centre (with 8-bell chime)
URL http://worcesterbells.org.uk/
Affiliation Worcestershire and Districts Association


Worcester, Worcestershire
Cath Ch of Christ & BVM
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-3-8 1468.0 F# 28.88" 1928 John Taylor & Co B N
2 7-1-16 1308.0 E 30.38" 1928 John Taylor & Co B N
3 7-2-20 1235.0 D# 31.00" 1928 John Taylor & Co B N
4 7-3-25 1099.0 C# 32.50" 1928 John Taylor & Co B N
5 8-2-19 980.5 B 34.88" 1928 John Taylor & Co F N
6 10-0-6 922.0 A# 36.50" 1928 John Taylor & Co F N
7 12-0-1 823.5 G# 39.50" 1928 John Taylor & Co F N
8 14-3-26 733.0 F# 43.50" 1928 John Taylor & Co F N
9 20-0-6 652.5 E 47.88" 1928 John Taylor & Co F N
10 25-2-10 616.0 D# 50.88" 1928 John Taylor & Co F N
11 34-3-4 548.5 C# 56.88" 1928 John Taylor & Co F N
12 48-0-2 488.8 B 63.88" 1928 John Taylor & Co F N
2# 7-3-3 1385.6 E# 30.25" 2017 Westley Group B N
5# 8-0-15 1036.0 B# 33.50" 1928 John Taylor & Co F N
6b 10-2-24 871.0 A 38.00" 1928 John Taylor & Co F N
9# 16-1-16 692.0 E# 44.88" 1928 John Taylor & Co F N
Unused 1 A 34.25" 1480† Worcester foundry Y
Unused 2 Eb 25.75" 1641 (unidentified) Y
Unused 3 C 30.75" c1380† William Burford Y
Unused 4 Bb 34.38" c1380† William Burford Y
Unused 5 G 42.75" c1380† William Burford Y
Unused 6 F 43.63" c1475† ? John Danyell succ'r ('Brede') Y
Display 1 5cwt 1092.5 C# 29.25" 1615 Godwin Baker R
Display 2 8¾cwt 915.5 A# 33.50" 1693 John II Martin Y
C1 0-1-25 A 11.63" 2003 Petit & Fritsen F N
C2 0-2-1 G# 12.25" 2003 Petit & Fritsen F N
C3 0-2-12 F# 13.13" 2003 Petit & Fritsen F N
C4 0-2-26 E 14.13" 2003 Petit & Fritsen F N
C5 0-3-13 D 15.13" 2003 Petit & Fritsen F N
C6 0-3-22 C# 16.00" 2003 Petit & Fritsen F N
C7 1-0-16 B 17.13" 2003 Petit & Fritsen F N
C8 1-1-10 A 18.25" 2003 Petit & Fritsen F N
Bourdon 82-3-24 437.0 A 76.38" 1868 John Taylor & Co Y N
Source: A Higson; D Bryant; D Bagley; C Pickford; JCB; M Walker(WoA);
TimJ(REMRKS270)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 22/03/2020