Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Catharine, Baglan, Neath Port Talbot
Place Baglan
S Catharine
Grid Ref SS752922
Postcode SA12 8NP
Lat, Long 51.61497, -3.80279Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav No optimised destination for satellite navigation has been submittedAdd details
Principal area Neath Port Talbot
Preserved county West Glamorgan
Country Wales
Diocese Llandaff
Church Church in Wales
Listed Gr I by Cadw
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 12-3-8 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Llandaff and Monmouth Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 11317
Ring of 6, tenor 12-3-8 in G
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 12-3-8 (1436 lb or 651 kg) in G (783.0 Hz)
Additional information Ringing discontinued while restoration work under way
TowerBase ID 257View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-11 1310.0 E 27.88" 1899 John Taylor & Co F 4
2 5-2-12 1174.0 D 29.63" 1899 John Taylor & Co F N
3 6-1-7 1045.0 C 31.50" 1899 John Taylor & Co F N
4 6-3-6 979.0 B 33.00" 1899 John Taylor & Co F N
5 9-0-27 881.0 A 36.63" 1899 John Taylor & Co F N
6 12-3-8 783.0 G 41.25" 1880 John Taylor & Co R 4
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1880 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.b 6.4
Update log
25/10/2020 Maintenance work: restoration of clappers and rollers [Peter Hayward]
17/08/2019 1-6: turning added; frame: date,mat'l amended,truss,layout added [Tim Jackson via 00013551]