Bell Ringers

We have 8 full circle bells that are rung regularly if you would like to learn more about this ancient art or join our band, please get in touch and come along.

Sunday Service    9:30-10:00 am
Wednesday Practice 8:00 - 9:30 pm

             

        

(Please ring to confirm)

Contact our Tower Captain Mark Hodgson

  • Tel: 02087685742
  • Email: mark@talfaton.co.uk

For more information please see website www.surreybellringers.org.uk

 

 

 

 

We are blessed with an easy-to-ring set of eight bells, which were cast in 1991 at the famous Whitechapel Bell Foundry and then hung in Christ Church in 1992 in the existing oak frame. The largest bell, the tenor weighs 8½ cwt and like the rest all have their own individual inscription.

Bell

Diameter
ft in (mm)

Note

Weight
cwt (kg)

Inscription

Christ Church Epsom Common Bells

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

 

Practice nights are on Wednesday between 8pm and 9:30pm and we ring for the Sunday Service from 9:30am to 9:55am.

If you are interested in learning the art of bell ringing please contact the Bell Captain Mark Hodgson.


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Parish Office: (enquiries and correspondence)
Christ Church, Epsom Common, Christ Church Road, Epsom KT19 8NE (Map)
Telephone: 01372 743133 Email: christchurch.parishoffice@btinternet.com
Registered as a charity with the Charities Commission Charity No. 1127945