Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas, Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire
Place Abbots Bromley
S Nicholas
Grid Ref SK079245
Postcode WS15 3DD
Lat, Long 52.81844, -1.88389Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.81826, -1.88254
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Lieutenancy area Staffordshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 11-1-5 in GSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://sites.google.com/site/abbotsbromleybellringers/home
Affiliation Lichfield and Walsall Archdeaconries Society
Dove tower ID 14443
Ring of 8, tenor 11-1-5 in G
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 11-1-5 (1265 lb or 574 kg) in G (776.0 Hz)
Also Simulator
Practice Tue 20:00
Overhauled 1977
TowerBase ID 2View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-3 1573.0 G 24.50" 1957 John Taylor & Co F N
2 3-3-9 1485.0 F♯ 25.50" 1957 John Taylor & Co F N
3 4-0-13 1318.5 E 27.00" 1957 John Taylor & Co F N
4 4-1-10 1172.0 D 28.25" 1957 John Taylor & Co F N
5 5-1-19 1042.0 C 30.50" 1957 John Taylor & Co F N
6 6-1-12 982.0 B 32.50" 1957 John Taylor & Co F N
7 8-0-18 873.0 A 35.50" 1957 John Taylor & Co F N
8 11-1-5 776.0 G 40.00" 1957 John Taylor & Co F N
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Hour 10 cwt 764.5 G 40.25" c1550† Henry I Oldfield R
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
8 Hour c1612†
[c1977]
Timber unidentified
[Local labour/guild/assn]
6.B
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 of 8 1957 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 8.3
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Last updated: 31/07/2018