Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Christ Church, Bristol, City of Bristol
Place Bristol
Christ Church
Shown in County Lists as Bristol, ChCh
Grid Ref ST588730
Postcode BS1 2BB
Lat, Long 51.45504, -2.59304Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area City of Bristol
Country England
Diocese Bristol
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 10 (full circle ring), tenor 20 cwt in DSee below
3 (clock bells), hour bell 7 cwtSee below
Other bellsSee below
URL http://bristolbells.weebly.com/christ-church.html
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 15455
Ring of 10, tenor 20 cwt in D
Bells 10 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 20 cwt (~2240 lb or ~1020 kg) in D (606.0 Hz)
Practice Mon (2nd)
TowerBase ID 741View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5¼ cwt 1488.0 F♯ 29.38" 1789† William Bilbie Y
2 5½ cwt 1322.5 E 29.00" 1789† William Bilbie Y
3 5½ cwt 1205.5 D 29.50" 1716† Abraham I Rudhall R
4 5½ cwt 1122.5 C♯ 30.00" 1716† Abraham I Rudhall Y
5 6 cwt 1010.0 B 32.00" 1716† Abraham I Rudhall Y
6 7 cwt 898.0 A 34.50" 1716† Abraham I Rudhall Y
7 8¾ cwt 798.5 G 37.50" 1716† Abraham I Rudhall Y
8 9¾ cwt 752.0 F♯ 39.13" 1716† Abraham I Rudhall Y
9 12¾ cwt 679.5 E 42.50" 1716† Abraham I Rudhall R
10 20 cwt 606.0 D 48.75" 1716† Abraham I Rudhall Y
Clock bells, hour bell 7 cwt
Bells 3 (clock bells)Edit details
Hour bell 7 cwt (~780 lb or ~360 kg)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Hour 7 cwt 32.50" 1713 Evan I Evans Y
Quarter 1 2-1-4 20.00" 1912 Mears & Stainbank F
Quarter 2 3-0-11 24.75" 1912 Mears & Stainbank F
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus 14.87" 1698† Abraham I Rudhall
Service 1¼ cwt 16.50" 1713 Evan I Evans Y
Update log
01/10/2019 URL added [N Bowden via e-mail]