Dove's Guide Cover Picture Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Place Swindon
S Mark
Shown in County Lists as Swindon, S Mark
Grid Ref SU143847
Lat, Long 51.56135, -1.79486
Postcode SN1 5EH
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County Wiltshire
Country England
Diocese Bristol
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 4894 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below)
Overhauled 1991 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tenor 11cwt (~1230lb or ~560kg) in G (789.5Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Wed
Also Toilet
URL http://www.swindonnewtown.co.uk/our-churches/s-marks/bell-ringers/
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Updates 24/03/2019: Tenor (app) wt amended [TimJ (REMRKS242; C Pickford; D Cawley; twr info) via e-mail]


Swindon, Wiltshire
S Mark
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-3 1578.5 G 25.75" 1927 Mears & Stainbank F 4
2 4-2-0 1472.5 F# 26.75" 1927 Mears & Stainbank F 4
3 4½cwt 1328.0 E 28.38" 1903 Llewellins & James F 4
4 4¾cwt 1182.0 D 29.38" 1903 Llewellins & James F 4
5 5½cwt 1055.0 C 31.75" 1903 Llewellins & James F 4
6 6½cwt 999.0 B 34.25" 1903 Llewellins & James F 4
7 8¼cwt 888.5 A 37.25" 1903 Llewellins & James F 4
8 11cwt 789.5 G 40.75" 1903 Llewellins & James F 4
Sanctus ½cwt 2280.0 C# 16.00" 1902 John Warner & Sons R N
Source: J Hedgcock(ch guide); C Pickford; N Bowden; S Edwards;
TimJ(DLC)

Contributed by: [James Hedgcock]
Last updated: 24/03/2019

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