Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Brynach, Nevern, Pembrokeshire
Place Nevern
S Brynach
Grid Ref SN083400
Postcode SA42 0NF
Lat, Long 52.02552, -4.79537Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Principal area Pembrokeshire
Preserved county Dyfed
Country Wales
Diocese St Davids
Church Church in Wales
Listed Gr II* by Cadw
Rings 6 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 7-3-1 in BSee below
5 (future bells)See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation St Davids Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 16666
Ring of 6, tenor 7-3-1 in B
Bells 6 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 7-3-1 (869 lb or 394 kg) in B (1010.6 Hz)
Additional information Unringable; future plans: to become 10; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way; tower unsafe
TowerBase ID 3533View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Ring Chime
1 3-2-2 1621.0 G♯ 24.33" 1763 Thomas Rudhall R Y
2 3-2-19 1519.9 F♯ 25.04" 1763 Thomas Rudhall R Y
3 3-2-23 1356.3 E 26.02" 1763 Thomas Rudhall R Y
4 4-0-6 1210.5 D♯ 27.05" 1887 James Barwell R Y
5 4-3-10 1080.5 C♯ 29.88" 1763 Thomas Rudhall R Y
6 2 7-3-1 1010.6 B 35.06" 1763 Thomas Rudhall Y Y
1 3-3-8 1196.6 D 27.50" 1593 William Wettmore Y Y
3 10-0-17 792.0 G 39.02" 1902 John Warner & Sons F Y
Future bells
Bells 5 (future bells)Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Nu1 B♯ 2020 Allanconi F N
Nu2 A♯ 2020 Allanconi F N
Nu8 5-1-0 1014.0 B♯ 30.39" 1925 John Taylor & Co F Y
Nu9 7-0-27 905.5 A♯ 33.86" 1925 John Taylor & Co F Y
NuX 10-0-16 808.5 G♯ 38.23" 1921 John Taylor & Co F Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,Nu1,Nu2,Nu8,Nu9,NuX of future bells 2020 Steel Matthew Higby 8.1.E NonStd
Update log
26/09/2020 fr1: details replaced [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
09/09/2020 Nu1-NuX,c1-c3: details added; [Matthew Higby via 00013982]
30/05/2020 Ring to be remodelled: 1-5>Nu3-Nu7; 6>c2; Nu1-Nu2>new bells; [Matthew Higby via e-mail]
30/05/2020 Nu8-Nu10,c1,c3>second hand bells [Matthew Higby via e-mail]
15/02/2020 Project to remodel ring and augment to 10 now under way [TimJ(#265 info Matthew Higby) via e-mail]
27/10/2019 Bells are currently in storage awaiting work on tower [(restn prob not till 2020): M Higby via TJ(REMRKS250) via e-mail]