Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Chad, Saddleworth, Greater Manchester
Place Saddleworth
S Chad
Grid Ref SE007064
Postcode OL3 6LW
Lat, Long 53.55428, -1.99023Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Greater Manchester
Country England
Diocese Manchester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 10-1-6 in GSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Yorkshire Association
Dove tower ID 10238
Ring of 8, tenor 10-1-6 in G
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 10-1-6 (1154 lb or 523 kg) in G (781.0 Hz)
Overhauled 1931 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase ID 4195View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-3 1566.0 G 26.25" 1884 Mears & Stainbank R Y
2 4-2-0 1477.0 F♯ 27.25" 1884 Mears & Stainbank R Y
3 5-0-6 1316.0 E 28.50" 1781 Thomas Rudhall R Y
4 5-1-13 1172.0 D 29.88" 1781 Thomas Rudhall R Y
5 5-3-5 1044.0 C 31.13" 1781 Thomas Rudhall R Y
6 6-0-1 986.0 B 32.88" 1781 Thomas Rudhall R Y
7 7-2-5 878.5 A 35.63" 1781 Thomas Rudhall R Y
8 10-1-6 781.0 G 39.38" 1781 Thomas Rudhall R Y
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus 1781 Thomas Rudhall R
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 of 8 1931 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 8.3
Update log
29/06/2020 fr1: layout amended,truss added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
31/05/2020 PN removed; in future ad hoc & not necessarily a Wednesday [Jeff Brannan via e-mail]