Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Faith, Dorstone, Herefordshire
Place Dorstone
S Faith
Grid Ref SO314418
Postcode HR3 6AN
Lat, Long 52.07030, -3.00149Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Herefordshire
Country England
Diocese Hereford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 10-3-0 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Hereford Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 17091
Ring of 6, tenor 10-3-0 in G
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 10-3-0 (1204 lb or 546 kg) in G (767.2 Hz)
Also Simulator
Practice Thu
Overhauled 2019 by Matthew Higby
Tuned 2019
TowerBase ID 7858View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-23 1284.8 E 26.25" 1904 John Warner & Sons R Y
2 4-0-13 1174.8 D 27.75" 1904 John Warner & Sons R Y
3 5-0-6 1025.8 C 30.75" 1650 John Finch Y Y
4 6-2-22 960.0 B 33.38" c1350† John of Gloucester Y Y
5 8-1-0 858.5 A 37.00" 1654 John Finch Y Y
6 10-3-0 767.2 G 40.25" 1639 John Finch Y Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 2019 Steel Matthew Higby 8.1.E 6.1
Update log
17/04/2019 PN info added [Anne Stacey (Ringing Master) via e-mail]
24/03/2019 Presence of simulator noted [TimJ (REMRKS242) via e-mail]
02/03/2019 1-6: turning added; 1-5: nominal added; 6: nominal amended; [Matthew Higby via 00013326]
02/03/2019 1,2,3,5: canon info added; 1,2: diam added [Matthew Higby via 00013326]
01/03/2019 Additional ring now test rung [TimJ/Matthew Higby/Dave Kelly via e-mail]
01/03/2019 1,2: date,founder,frameid added; frame info amended [Tim Jackson via e-mail]