Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Aidan, Bamburgh, Northumberland
Place Bamburgh
S Aidan
Grid Ref NU178349
Postcode NE69 7AB
Lat, Long 55.60796, -1.71850Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Northumberland
Country England
Diocese Newcastle
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 13-3-11 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Durham and Newcastle Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 12148
Ring of 8, tenor 13-3-11 in F♯
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 13-3-11 (1551 lb or 704 kg) in F♯ (737.0 Hz)
Practice Tue 19:00
Additional information Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant
Overhauled 1982 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
1907 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
TowerBase ID 270View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-24 1469.5 F♯ 27.38" 1907 Mears & Stainbank D
2 5-0-24 1407.0 E♯ 28.50" 1909 Mears & Stainbank D
3 6-0-2 1234.0 D♯ 30.50" 1907 Mears & Stainbank D
4 6-2-2 1106.5 C♯ 32.63" 1907 Mears & Stainbank D
5 8-0-4 986.0 B 35.00" 1907 Mears & Stainbank D
6 8-2-10 930.0 A♯ 36.63" 1909 Mears & Stainbank D
7 10-2-16 829.0 G♯ 39.50" 1912 Mears & Stainbank D
8 13-3-11 737.0 F♯ 43.50" 1912 Mears & Stainbank D
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Timber unidentified 8.3
Update log
14/01/2021 1,4,6: diameter amended; 7-8: diameter added [WBF Report 22 Apr 1982 via Andrew Bardgett]