Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S James, Kington, Worcestershire
Place Kington
S James
Grid Ref SO990558
Postcode WR7 4DQ
Lat, Long 52.20116, -2.01558Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Worcestershire
Country England
Diocese Worcester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 4 cwt in DSee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 11508
Ring of 3, tenor 4 cwt in D
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 4 cwt (~450 lb or ~200 kg) in D (1172.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4
TowerBase ID 6850
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2½ cwt 1549.0 G 22.50" 1693† William Huntbatch Y N
2 3 cwt 1334.0 E 24.50" 1693† William Huntbatch Y N
3 4 cwt 1172.0 D 27.00" 1693† William Huntbatch Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1699 Oak unidentified 5.L 3.1
Update log
Last updated: 10/08/2012