Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Priory Ch of S Mary, Lancaster, Lancashire
Place Lancaster
Priory Ch of S Mary
Shown in County Lists as Lancaster Priory
Grid Ref SD473619
Postcode LA1 1YZ
Lat, Long 54.05078, -2.80590Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Lancashire
Country England
Diocese Blackburn
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 10 (full circle ring), tenor 30-2-2 in D♭See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Lancashire Association
Dove tower ID 14459
Ring of 10, tenor 30-2-2 in D♭
Bells 10 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 30-2-2 (3418 lb or 1550 kg) in D♭ (545.0 Hz)
Practice Tue
TowerBase ID 2855View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-2-14 1377.0 F 28.00" 2006 Taylors, Eayre & Smith F
2 5-2-22 1229.0 E♭ 29.38" 2006 Taylors, Eayre & Smith F
3 6-0-20 1094.0 D♭ 31.38" 1886 John Taylor & Co R
4 6-2-8 1029.0 C 32.25" 1886 John Taylor & Co R
5 8-1-14 918.0 B♭ 35.25" 1885 John Taylor & Co R
6 10-0-18 820.0 A♭ 38.50" 1886 John Taylor & Co R
7 12-3-24 729.0 G♭ 42.00" 1885 John Taylor & Co R
8 16-2-20 689.0 F 45.75" 1886 John Taylor & Co F
9 21-3-18 613.0 E♭ 50.25" 1885 John Taylor & Co F
10 30-2-2 545.0 D♭ 56.13" 1885 John Taylor & Co F
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus 0-3-21 16.00" 1922
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 of 10 1886 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.b
Update log
27/10/2019 fr1: truss added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
29/06/2019 PN info amended: use back door from Priory Close [C Gardner via e-mail]