Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Driffield, Gloucestershire
Place Driffield
S Mary
Grid Ref SU074997
Postcode GL7 5PZ
Lat, Long 51.69662, -1.89356Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Gloucestershire
Country England
Diocese Gloucester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 5 cwt in C♯See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 14346
Ring of 3, tenor 5 cwt in C♯
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 5 cwt (~560 lb or ~250 kg) in C♯ (1090.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Ropes fall in a straight line; Hung for dead-rope ringing; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1-3 of 4
TowerBase ID 6674
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3½ cwt 1282.5 E 26.75" c1450† Robert Hendley Y
2 4¼ cwt 1203.5 D♯ 28.50" c1450† Robert Hendley Y
3 5 cwt 1090.0 C♯ 30.00" 1703 Abraham I Rudhall Y
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus 8.00" (n/d)† (unidentified) A
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 of 3 c1799 Oak unidentified 3.1
Update log
Last updated: 16/10/2009