Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John, Newcastle, Down
Place Newcastle
S John
Grid Ref J375303
Postcode BT33 0EU
Lat, Long 54.20372, -5.89278Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap
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County Down
Country Northern Ireland
Church Church of Ireland
Listed Gr B2 by Northern Ireland Environment Agency
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 3-2-26 in DSee below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Irish Association
Dove tower ID 16827
Ring of 6, tenor 3-2-26 in D
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 3-2-26 (418 lb or 190 kg) in D (1196.0 Hz)
TowerBase ID 5896View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1-2-5 2007.0 B 18.88" 1979 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
2 1-3-10 1789.0 A 20.00" 1979 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
3 2-0-20 1595.0 G 21.50" 1979 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
4 2-1-19 1508.0 F♯ 22.50" 1979 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
5 2-3-13 1343.0 E 24.38" 1979 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
6 3-2-26 1196.0 D 26.63" 1979 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,3,5 1979 Steel John Taylor & Co 8.1.A.a 3.1
1 2,4,6 1979 Steel John Taylor & Co 8.1.A.a 3.1
Update log
05/09/2020 Ringing is no longer suspended; work on the spire has been completed. [Canon Ian M Ellis, Incumbent via Email]
08/08/2020 1-6: turning added [[James Hedgcock] via 00013936]
06/08/2020 fr1,fr2: truss,layout added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]