St Mary's Church, Dunmanway

8 Bells have been installed in the Tower of St. Mary's Church



 All Service Ringing and Practices are cancelled until further Notice due to the current Covid 19 situation.


Sunday Ringing: 10.40-11.00 a.m.
Wednesday Practice: Junior Ringers: 6.30-7.30p.m. - Adults: 7.30-9.00 p.m.
Contact Details: Tower Captain - Marja van Maanen   
Secretary - Carmel Foynes     Treasurer - Valerie Jennings
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Tel: 353 87 9932694


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Open Day - Sunday, 3rd September, 2017 from 2.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.

Official Opening - Saturday, 9th September, 2017 at 2.00 p.m


Information on the Project

Eight Bells in Memory of Sam Maguire in St Mary’s Church, Dunmanway

on Sat. 17th June, 5.30pm – Ecumenical blessing of the Bells in St. Mary’s

Church before the bells are brought up into the tower of the church.





The Bells prior to Installation in the tower.

22nd August 2017 - Aritcle from the Southern Star on the Sam Maguire Bells

9th August 2017 - Rev Cliff Jeffers tells The Southern Star about the inspiration behind the Sam Maguire Community Bells project in Dunmanway. You can read about it in this week's newspaper – in the shops now. click here for article.

For further information please click  here Sam Maguire Community Bells Leaflet.

Videos of the project - links from the Sam Maguire Community Facebook Page

Test Ring 

Instalation of the Bell Frame 


Further details to follow as they become available.


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