Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Blessed Virgin Mary, Ashill, Somerset
Place Ashill
Blessed Virgin Mary
Grid Ref ST321172
Lat, Long 50.95076, -2.96789Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode TA19 9ND
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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 11-3-1 in F♯See below
Frames 2See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=ASHILL+SOM
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 11-3-1 in F♯
TowerBase 175View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1992 by Robert Parker
Tenor 11-3-1 (1317 lb or 597 kg) in F♯ (729.0Hz)
Practice Fri
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-0 1214.5 D♯ 27.62" 1992 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 4-2-6 1085.0 C♯ 28.75" 1926 Alfred Bowell F
3 5-3-13 967.5 B 31.88" 1777† Thomas Pyke Y
4 7-3-20 913.5 A♯ 35.25" 1753† Bayley, Street & Co Y
5 10-0-0 810.5 G♯ 38.00" 1617† George Purdue R
6 11-3-1 729.0 F♯ 41.00" 1926 Alfred Bowell F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 2 1992 Steel Robert Parker
1 1,3,4,5,6 1927 Oak Alfred Bowell 6.A 5.1