Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Portchester, Hampshire
Place Portchester
S Mary
Grid Ref SU625045
Postcode PO16 9QN
Lat, Long 50.83663, -1.11321Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Hampshire
Country England
Diocese Portsmouth
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 11 cwt in G♯See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Winchester and Portsmouth Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 16291
Ring of 3, tenor 11 cwt in G♯
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 11 cwt (~1230 lb or ~560 kg) in G♯ (811.0 Hz)
Practice Mon
Additional information Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,3,4 of 6; county books / pNBR info discrepant
TowerBase ID 6155
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5 cwt 1136.0 C♯ 30.00" 1633† (unidentified) Y 4
2 8 cwt 884.0 A 36.00" 1632† John Higden R 4
3 11 cwt 811.0 G♯ 39.00" 1589† John Wallis Y 4
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1599† Timber unidentified 5.H 3.1
Update log
Last updated: 09/06/2018