Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Cath & Parish Ch of S Mary, S Denys, & S George, Manchester, Greater Manchester
Place Manchester
Cath & Parish Ch of S Mary, S Denys, & S George
Shown in County Lists as Manchester Cath
Grid Ref SJ838987
Postcode M3 1SX
Lat, Long 53.48526, -2.24475Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Greater Manchester
Country England
Diocese Manchester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 10 (full circle ring), tenor 27-3-6 in DSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Lancashire Association
Dove tower ID 12311
Ring of 10, tenor 27-3-6 in D
Bells 10 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 27-3-6 (3114 lb or 1412 kg) in D (600.0 Hz)
Practice Wed (not always: check)
TowerBase ID 3248View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-2-14 1504.0 F♯ 27.00" 1925 Gillett & Johnston B N
2 5-3-0 1352.0 E 28.75" 1925 Gillett & Johnston B N
3 6-0-0 1200.0 D 29.88" 1925 Gillett & Johnston F N
4 6-1-7 1124.0 C♯ 30.88" 1925 Gillett & Johnston F N
5 7-2-2 1000.0 B 33.50" 1925 Gillett & Johnston F N
6 9-2-2 900.0 A 37.50" 1925 Gillett & Johnston F N
7 12-1-3 800.0 G 40.25" 1925 Gillett & Johnston F N
8 15-1-9 752.0 F♯ 43.00" 1925 Gillett & Johnston F N
9 18-3-21 676.0 E 47.00" 1925 Gillett & Johnston F N
10 27-3-6 600.0 D 53.00" 1925 Gillett & Johnston F N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 1867
[1925]
Oak
[Steel]
John Taylor & Co
[Gillett & Johnston]
6.A NonStd
Update log
06/03/2020 Wed PN: prior checking is strongly advised [TimJ (#268 info G Lee) via e-mail]
29/01/2019 Wed PN (by arrangement - see BellBoard diary) has resumed [TimJ (info: Malcolm Murphy, George Lee) via e-mail]