Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Birkin, North Yorkshire
Place Birkin
S Mary
Grid Ref SE530265
Postcode WF11 9LN
Lat, Long 53.73232, -1.19773Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area North Yorkshire
Country England
Diocese York
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 7 cwt in ASee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Dove tower ID 16272
Ring of 3, tenor 7 cwt in A
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 7 cwt (~780 lb or ~360 kg) in A (896.0 Hz)
Additional information Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,3,4 of 4
TowerBase ID 6942
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1168.6 D 29.25" 1650† William I Oldfield Y N
2 980.4 B 31.88" 1613† William I Oldfield Y N
3 7 cwt 896.0 A 35.25" 1613† William I Oldfield Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 Timber unidentified 5.A 3.1
Update log
Last updated: 29/07/2016