Dove Logo Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers

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Place Allington
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SU204393
Lat, Long 51.15330, -1.70949 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SP4 0BX
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County Wiltshire
Country England
Ownership Friends of Friendless Churches
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 6900
Bells 3 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 6cwt (~670lb or ~300kg) in C# (1118.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; rung from porch; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,3,4 of 6

Allington, Wiltshire
S John Bapt
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-15 1476.0 F# 24.75" 1849 Charles & George Mears Y N
2 4½cwt 1200.0 D 27.63" 1613 John Wallis Y N
3 6cwt 1118.0 C# 30.50" c1549† Salisbury foundry Y N
Source: GAD NBR; Dove tenor wt; CBC; N Bowden; TimJ; CJP(CJND info)

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 03/11/2011