Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Munslow, Shropshire
Place Munslow
S Michael
Grid Ref SO521877
Postcode SY7 9BP
Lat, Long 52.48521, -2.70681Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Shropshire
Country England
Diocese Hereford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 4 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 12 cwt in GSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Hereford Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 13434
Ring of 4, tenor 12 cwt in G
Bells 4 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 12 cwt (~1340 lb or ~610 kg) in G (819.5 Hz)
Additional information Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1♭,2-4 of 5
TowerBase ID 7352View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6 cwt 1017.5 C♭ 32.50" 1632 Richard Oldfield Y N
2 7 cwt 950.0 B♭ 33.75" 1822 Thomas II Mears Y N
3 8½ cwt 896.0 A 35.50" c1410† Worcester foundry Y 4
4 12 cwt 819.5 G 39.75" 1623 William Clibury Y N
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus ½ cwt 2710.0 E 12.25" 1822 Thomas II Mears Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4 of 4 c1399
[1638]
Oak unidentified 5.C 4.1
Update log
29/05/2019 Tenor note amended (to match tuning description not nominal) [TimJ via pNBR]
28/05/2019 Tuning description added [TimJ via e-mail]
27/05/2019 2: wt is approx; 3,4: turning amended [Chris Pickford via e-mail]
26/05/2019 all: nominal,canons,turning,frameid added; 1-3,Sct: wt added; [Chris Pickford via 00013428]
26/05/2019 frame: info added; Sct: nominal,note added [Chris Pickford via 00013428]