Bells

The present bells were cast in 1991 by the Whitechapel Bell Foundry and hung in 1992.  The old bells were retuned and transferred to Holy Trinity, Hawley, Hants.

Listen to the bells (22 second clip, 176KB)

This recording of the bells is taken from the CD ‘Ring Forth! Guildford Guild’, available from Cantate Music and used with their kind permission.

Bell Dia. ft.in
(mm)
Note Weight cwt
(kg)
Inscription
1 1′ 11″
(584)
A 2-3-22
(150)
I PRAISE THE LORD AND IN MEMORY OF ADRIENNE HEYWORTH
2 1′ 11¾”
(603)
G# 3-0-22
(162)
I PRAISE THE LORD AND IN MEMORY OF ROBERT GILL GIBSON
3 2′ 0¾”
(629)
F# 3-1-14
(171)
IN LOVING MEMORY OF HARRY AND BESSIE ROLL AND THEIR SON JOHN WHO WORSHIPPED AND WORKED IN THIS CHURCH
4 2′ 2″
(660)
E 3-2-9
(182)
IN LOVING MEMORY OF MARGARET COOMBES 26.1.1887-8.3.1988 AND HER SISTER MAY WAYLAN 24.5.1888-23.6.1978
5 2′ 4″
(711)
D 4-1-19
(225)
I RING THE SANCTUS AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF AMY OAKESHOTT AND HER SON VICTOR
6 2′ 5½”
(749)
C# 5-0-11
(259)
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
RON BATHGATE
COLIN CRADDOCK-JONES
JENNY JACKSON
MAGDALENA TARGETT-ADAMS
7 2′ 8½”
(826)
B 6-2-18
(338)
THIS BELL IS DEDICATED TO THE GUILDFORD DIOCESAN GUILD OF CHURCH BELL RINGERS
8 3′ 0″
(914)
A 8-2-2
(433)
GLORY TO GOD IN THE HIGHEST AND PEACE ON EARTH