Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Brinkley, Cambridgeshire
Place Brinkley
S Mary
Grid Ref TL629548
Postcode CB8 0SE
Lat, Long 52.16765, 0.38105Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Cambridgeshire
Country England
Diocese Ely
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 13-1-1 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.cambridgeringing.info/Towers/tower.php?id=9
Affiliation Ely Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 10246
Ring of 6, tenor 13-1-1 in F
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 13-1-1 (1485 lb or 674 kg) in F (722.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Mon (1st, 3rd)
Overhauled 1985
Tuned 1985
TowerBase ID 736View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-16 1200.0 D 29.75" 1820 William Dobson R
2 4-1-11 1082.0 C 29.63" 1609 John Draper R
3 5-2-23 958.0 B♭ 32.75" 1609 John Draper R
4 7-1-16 899.0 A 34.00" 1985 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F
5 8-0-0 807.0 G 37.75" c1687 William Hull R
6 13-1-1 722.0 F 43.00" 1727 Thomas Gardiner R
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1985 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 6.14
Update log
03/06/2019 fr1: material added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
19/05/2019 New local band being taught: PN info added [Phil Gorman via e-mail]