Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, Ansford, Somerset
Place Ansford
S Andrew
Grid Ref ST638329
Postcode BA7 7LD
Lat, Long 51.09434, -2.51806Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 5¼ cwt in BSee below
Frames 3See below
Also Toilet
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=ANSFORD
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 5¼ cwt in B
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 5¼ cwt (~590 lb or ~270 kg) in B (1014.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Tue
Overhauled 1992 by Robert Parker
Tuned 2010
TowerBase 116View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1-3-7 1708.5 G♯ 20.19" 1991 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 2-0-14 1522.0 F♯ 22.00" 1991 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
3 2-2-10 1357.0 E 23.88" c1350† ? Bristol foundry Y
4 2-1-22 1280.7 D♯ 24.12" 1661† Robert II Austen Y
5 3-3-17 1141.0 C♯ 27.44" 1747 William Knight Y 4
6 <5-1-14 1014.0 B 31.00" (1900) (unidentified) R
Service 4-2-13 1019.5 B 30.38" c1630† Robert I Austen Y 8
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
3 Service c1599† unidentified 6.A
2 1,2,3 1991 Steel Robert Parker
1 4,5,6 1991 Steel Robert Parker