Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Holy Innocents, Highnam, Gloucestershire
Place Highnam
Holy Innocents
Grid Ref SO796195
Postcode GL2 8EH
Lat, Long 51.87420, -2.29735Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 25-1-0 in DSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 11357
Ring of 3, tenor 25-1-0 in D
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 25-1-0 (2828 lb or 1283 kg) in D (583.0 Hz)
Additional information Unringable; tuning: 1,8,10 of 10; the heaviest ring of three bells
TowerBase ID 6484
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-2 1538.0 F♯ 27.75" 1850 Charles & George Mears Y N
2 13-3-5 751.0 F♯ 43.13" 1850 Charles & George Mears Y N
3 25-1-0 583.0 D 52.69" 1850 Charles & George Mears Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 1851 Oak unidentified 6.A/6.B NonStd
Update log
21/03/2019 Tower is NOT unsafe [M Taylor (conf: M Higby) via e-mail]
17/03/2019 fr1: truss,layout added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]