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Place Ashton Keynes
Holy Cross
Grid Ref SU041943
Lat, Long 51.64829, -1.94132
Postcode SN6 6NY
SatNav No optimised destination for Satellite Navigation has been submitted
County Wiltshire
Country England
Diocese Bristol
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 183 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below)
Tenor 12-3-10 (1438lb or 652kg) in F (691.0Hz)
Practice Thu (alt: check)
Also Toilet
Additional information PN shared: Ashton Keynes; Castle Eaton
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Updates 07/12/2019: Thu PN now shared with Castle Eaton; prior check advised [TimJ (#256 info V Collins via S Edwards) via e-mail]
07/12/2019: Ringing suspension lifted [TimJ (#256 info V Collins via S Edwards) via e-mail]
29/03/2019: Twr wk in progress: no ringing UFN. Practice > Castle Eaton [Simon Edwards (pp V Collins) via e-mail]

Ashton Keynes, Wiltshire
Holy Cross
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-2-26 1166.0 D 29.50" 1994 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
2 6-1-16 1036.0 C 32.13" 1809 James Wells R
3 6-1-10 920.0 Bb 33.88" 1707 Abraham I Rudhall R
4 7-1-4 870.0 A 35.38" 1707 Abraham I Rudhall R
5 8-3-12 776.5 G 38.00" 1707 Abraham I Rudhall R
6 12-3-10 691.0 F 43.13" 1713 Abraham I Rudhall R
Sanctus ½cwt 1645.5 Ab 13.38" 1649 Henry Neale R
Source: GAD NBR; Dove tenor wt; A Higson

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 25/08/2011

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