The bells

BELLS

There is a ring of 8 bells with details shown below..

Teams wishing to ring at St Patrick’s are asked to contact the Ringing Captain to make a booking (See - contact us).

Access to the ringing chamber is not straightforward and requires a certain degree of suppleness!

 

THE BELLS OF ST PATRICKS                       

Bell

Weight

Nominal

Diameter

Year cast

Foundry

Treble

3cwt 3qtrs 4lbs

193kg

1510.0

 

25.00ins

1948

John Taylor

Loughborough

2

4cwt 0qtrs 6lbs

206kg

1422.0

 

25.88ins

1948

John Taylor

Loughborough

3

4cwt 2qtrs 20lbs

238kg

1263.0

 

28.13ins

1906

John Taylor Loughborough

4

5cwt 2qtrs 4lbs

292kg

1131.0

 

30.25ins

1674

Recast* 1906

* John Taylor

Loughborough

5

6cwt 2qtrs 27lbs

334kg

1006.0

 

32.75ins

1768

Recast*

1906

* John Taylor

Loughborough

6

7cwts 2qtrs 6lbs

385kg

949.0

34.63ins

1674

George I Oldfield

7

10cwt 0qtrs 2lbs

510kg

849.0

38.13ins

1570

Nottingham Foundry

Tenor

10cwt 0qtrs 24lbs

520kg

754.0

40.38ins

1846

John Taylor

Loughborough

SANCTUS

BELL

1cwt 0qtrs 4lbs

53kg

n/a

15.88ins

1887

John Taylor

Loughborough

Details in table obtained from church records and Dove’s Guide to Church Bells.