Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary Magd, Whiston, South Yorkshire
Place Whiston
S Mary Magd
Grid Ref SK450900
Postcode S60 4HS
Lat, Long 53.40509, -1.32322Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 53.40487, -1.32200
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Lieutenancy area South Yorkshire
Country England
Diocese Sheffield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 14-1-22 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Yorkshire Association
Dove tower ID 16775
Ring of 8, tenor 14-1-22 in F♯
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 14-1-22 (1618 lb or 734 kg) in F♯ (733.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Mon
TowerBase ID 5441View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-9 1468.0 F♯ 24.13" 1915 John Taylor & Co F
2 3-1-10 1381.5 E♯ 25.00" 1915 John Taylor & Co F
3 3-2-3 1231.0 D♯ 26.75" c1485† John Danyell succ'r ('Brede') R
4 5-0-4 1096.0 C♯ 30.13" c1485† John Danyell succ'r ('Brede') R
5 5-3-24 977.0 B 33.13" 1636† Thomas II Hancox R
6 7-2-13 923.0 A♯ 34.38" 1915 John Taylor & Co F
7 9-3-14 822.0 G♯ 38.13" 1915 John Taylor & Co F
8 14-1-22 733.0 F♯ 42.63" 1915 John Taylor & Co F
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1915 Cast iron John Taylor & Co
Update log
26/07/2019 Tenor note and ring key not F (nominal: F#-16c) [Chris Pickford (JT records) via pNBR]
26/07/2019 7: wt amended; 1-8: nominal added,note amended [Chris Pickford via 00013533]