Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Lawrence, Swindon Village, Gloucestershire
Place Swindon Village
S Lawrence
Grid Ref SO934248
Postcode GL51 9RA
Lat, Long 51.92239, -2.09661Locate 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 II* by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 10-1-4 in A♭See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.bagleybells.co.uk/towers/glos.htm#SWINDONVIL
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 11721
Ring of 6, tenor 10-1-4 in A♭
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 10-1-4 (1152 lb or 523 kg) in A♭ (835.0 Hz)
Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; hexagonal tower
Overhauled 1986 by Arthur C Berry
Tuned 1986
TowerBase ID 4895View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-8 1391.0 F 27.00" 1974 John Taylor & Co F
2 5-0-10 1252.0 E♭ 28.88" 1905 James Barwell & Co R
3 4-3-24 1126.0 D♭ 30.38" 1679† Alexander Rigby Y
4 6-2-20 1041.0 C 32.38" 1713 Abraham I Rudhall Y
5 7-0-9 935.0 B♭ 34.25" c1450† Bristol foundry R
6 10-1-4 835.0 A♭ 38.63" 1630† Thomas I Hancox R
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1905 Oak James Barwell 6.1
Update log
04/07/2019 PN info removed ("no [Mon] practice for some years") [Simon Ridley via e-mail]