Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Abenhall, Gloucestershire
Place Abenhall
S Michael
Grid Ref SO671174
Postcode GL17 0QD
Lat, Long 51.85445, -2.47867Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav No optimised destination for satellite navigation has been submittedAdd details
Lieutenancy area Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 8 cwt in A♭See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 13453
Ring of 3, tenor 8 cwt in A♭
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8 cwt (~900 lb or ~410 kg) in A♭
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable
TowerBase ID 6489
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5 cwt C 30.25" c1399† (unidentified) R 4
2 6 cwt B♭ 31.75" 1654 John I Pennington ('IP') R 4
3 8 cwt A♭ 35.75" 1682† Roger II & Richard III Purdue R 4
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 1907 Oak & cast iron Charles Carr 7.B.b 4.3
Update log
31/08/2020 2: founder amended [Nick Bowden via 00013962]