Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S James, Ashley, Gloucestershire
Place Ashley
S James
Grid Ref ST931947
Postcode GL8 8SX
Lat, Long 51.65118, -2.10018Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Bristol
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 3 cwt in FSee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 10963
Ring of 3, tenor 3 cwt in F
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 3 cwt (~340 lb or ~150 kg) in F (1411.5 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1-3 of 4
TowerBase ID 6673
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2 cwt 1707.5 A♭ 20.13" (1400)† (unidentified) R N
2 2½ cwt 1612.5 G 21.50" 1632† Henry Neale Y N
3 3 cwt 1411.5 F 24.50" c1360† Gloucester foundry Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1824 Oak Local labour/guild/assn 6.A 3.1
Update log
Last updated: 04/04/2016