Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Margaret, Tanfield, Durham
Place Tanfield
S Margaret
Grid Ref NZ187554
Postcode DH9 9PZ
Lat, Long 54.89366, -1.70920Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Durham
Country England
Diocese Durham
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 10 (full circle ring), tenor 10-3-19 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Durham and Newcastle Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 12737
Ring of 10, tenor 10-3-19 in G
Bells 10 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 10-3-19 (1223 lb or 555 kg) in G (774.0 Hz)
Practice Fri (exc 3rd)
Overhauled 2019 by Whites of Appleton
Tuned 2019
TowerBase ID 4921View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-18 1943.8 B 23.88" 2019 Westley Group F N
2 4-2-16 1736.8 A 25.38" 2019 Westley Group F N
3 4-2-7 1554.4 G 25.50" 1894 John Warner & Sons R 8
4 4-3-1 1451.6 F♯ 26.50" 1894 John Warner & Sons R 8
5 4-3-5 1296.0 E 27.44" 1890 John Warner & Sons R 8
6 4-3-15 1158.4 D 28.56" 1890 John Warner & Sons R 8
7 5-2-8 1034.5 C 30.50" 1890 John Warner & Sons R 8
8 6-3-7 968.5 B 32.25" 1890 John Warner & Sons R 8
9 7-1-16 866.6 A 34.75" 1890 John Warner & Sons R 8
10 10-3-19 774.0 G 39.44" 1890 John Warner & Sons R 8
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 2019 Cast iron Whites of Appleton
Update log
07/12/2019 Augmented 2019 to 10; tenor wt and note amended [TimJ (#256 info Mark Walker WofA) via e-mail]
07/12/2019 3-10: wt,canons amended; 1-10: diam,nominal,turning added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
07/12/2019 1,2: wt,canon info,frameid added; fr1 replaced [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
20/03/2019 Tenor wt amended to 'as received' value [Graham Clifton (WoA) via e-mail]
20/03/2019 1-8: 'as received' wt added [Graham Clifton via e-mail]
20/03/2019 1-8: canon info added [Mike Chester via e-mail]
15/03/2019 Bells removed from tower: tune, add 2 >> 10; new frame [Graham Clifton (WoA) via e-mail]