Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Yarkhill, Herefordshire
Place Yarkhill
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SO608425
Postcode HR1 3TD
Lat, Long 52.08026, -2.57279Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Herefordshire
Country England
Diocese Hereford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 4-1-27 in DSee below
3 (chime)See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 3See below
URL http://www.yarkhillparish.co.uk/yarkhill-church/bells/
Affiliation Hereford Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 10512
Ring of 8, tenor 4-1-27 in D
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 4-1-27 (503 lb or 228 kg) in D (1161.2 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Overhauled 2012 by Andrew Nicholson
TowerBase ID 5727View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1-2-13 2325.7 D 18.18" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 1-2-19 2180.8 C♯ 18.63" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 1-3-1 1945.6 B 19.56" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
4 1-3-16 1737.8 A 20.44" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5 2-1-6 1551.8 G 22.18" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
6 2-2-0 1456.0 F♯ 22.94" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
7 3-1-7 1300.4 E 25.38" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
8 4-1-27 1161.2 D 28.18" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
Chime of 3
Bells 3 (chime)Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5¼ cwt 1138.5 C♯ 29.00" 1671† John II Martin Y
2 5¾ cwt 1053.5 B♯ 31.00" 1671† John II Martin Y
4 9½ cwt 861.5 G♯ 37.00" 1636† John Finch Y
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
ex3 7 cwt 891.0 A 34.00" 1671† John II Martin Y
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
3 c1636 Oak unidentified
2 1,2,4 of chime c1636 Oak unidentified
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 of 8 2012 Steel Andrew Nicholson 8.3
Update log
02/10/2020 Updated URL [Tim Jackson via Email]
01/08/2019 (Fri) PN info removed: no longer practise [Ashley Fortey via e-mail]