Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Philippe de Torteval, Torteval, Guernsey
Place Torteval
S Philippe de Torteval
Grid Ref WV259755
Postcode GY8 0LN
Lat, Long 49.42991, -2.64327Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap
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Island Guernsey
Country Channel Islands
Diocese Winchester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr Listed by States of Guernsey
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 4 cwt in C♯See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://wpbells.org/guernsey-torteval/
Affiliation Winchester and Portsmouth Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 11796
Ring of 3, tenor 4 cwt in C♯
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 4 cwt (~450 lb or ~200 kg) in C♯ (1098.5 Hz)
Additional information No stays or sliders; round tower; tuning: (approx) 1,4,5 of 5
TowerBase ID 6451
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2¼ cwt 1730.0 G♯ 22.00" 1843† C Martin Y N
2 1½ cwt 1242.0 D♯ 21.00" 1432† ? French Y N
3 4 cwt 1098.5 C♯ 26.00" 1881† A Havard R N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 1982 Iroko Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 6.A 3.3
Update log
25/08/2019 frame: truss,layout added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
23/08/2019 Ringing has resumed [TimJ (info: David Robilliard, Churchwarden) via e-mail]