Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Cath Ch of S Machar, Aberdeen, City of Aberdeen
Place Aberdeen
Cath Ch of S Machar
Shown in County Lists as Aberdeen Cath
Grid Ref NJ938087
Postcode AB24 1RN
Lat, Long 57.16977, -2.10266Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Council area City of Aberdeen
Country Scotland
Church Orthodox and Non-Episcopal Church
Listed Gr A by Historic Environment Scotland
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 14-0-6 in F♯See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.stmachar.com
Affiliation Scottish Association
Dove tower ID 13827
Ring of 8, tenor 14-0-6 in F♯
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 14-0-6 (1574 lb or 714 kg) in F♯ (723.5 Hz)
Practice Mon 18:30
Tuned 1912
TowerBase ID 12View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-7 F♯ 27.00" 1911 Mears & Stainbank R Y
2 4-2-0 E♯ 27.50" 1911 Mears & Stainbank R Y
3 4-3-7 D♯ 29.00" 1911 Mears & Stainbank R Y
4 5-2-15 C♯ 30.75" 1908 Mears & Stainbank R Y
5 6-3-11 B 34.00" 1906 Mears & Stainbank R Y
6 7-2-6 A♯ 35.50" 1906 Mears & Stainbank R Y
7 9-3-19 G♯ 39.25" 1906 Mears & Stainbank R Y
8 14-0-6 723.5 F♯ 43.50" 1908 Mears & Stainbank R Y
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Clock 11 cwt 40.31" 1823 Thomas II Mears
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 of 8 1912 Cast iron John Warner & Sons 8.3
Update log
15/08/2020 fr1: date added,material amended; clk: added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
13/08/2020 1-8: turning added [[James Hedgcock] via 00013941]
25/07/2020 fr1: layout added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
24/07/2020 1-8: frameid added; frame details added [[James Hedgcock] via e-mail]
22/06/2020 1-8: canon info added [Adam McCurdy via 00013858]