Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Patrick, Ballymena, Antrim
Place Ballymena
S Patrick
Grid Ref D109030
Postcode BT43 7BT
Lat, Long 54.86291, -6.27319Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap
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County Antrim
Country Northern Ireland
Church Church of Ireland
Listed Gr B+ by Northern Ireland Environment Agency
Rings 12 (full circle ring), tenor 14-2-17 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.stpatricksballymena.co.uk/
Affiliation Irish Association
Dove tower ID 16273
Ring of 12, tenor 14-2-17 in F♯
Bells 12 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 14-2-17 (1641 lb or 744 kg) in F♯ (740.0 Hz)
Additional information Ringing temporarily suspended
TowerBase ID 5880View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-11 2221.0 C♯ 22.00" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 3-2-1 1978.0 B 22.94" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 3-2-17 1866.5 A♯ 23.63" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
4 3-3-19 1661.0 G♯ 24.81" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5 4-1-5 1480.0 F♯ 26.00" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
6 4-1-5 1397.0 E♯ 26.44" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
7 4-3-0 1245.0 D♯ 27.94" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
8 5-3-3 1109.0 C♯ 30.25" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
9 6-3-3 988.0 B 32.44" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
10 7-2-14 932.0 A♯ 33.81" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
11 10-2-19 830.0 G♯ 38.00" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
12 14-2-17 740.0 F♯ 42.50" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12 1987 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.3.A.h NonStd
Update log
17/05/2020 fr1: truss added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
14/03/2020 1-12: nominal added; 2,3,4,6,7,9,10: diam amended [Nigel Taylor via 00013648]
06/03/2020 Ringing temporarily suspended (ringing room floor problems) [Adam McCurdy via e-mail]
03/03/2019 1-12: turning added [[James Hedgcock] via e-mail]
14/02/2019 Practices have resumed: Fri 19:45; check advised [TimJ (info Adam McCurdy) via e-mail]