Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Ashton, Devon
Place Ashton
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SX856846
Postcode EX6 7QR
Lat, Long 50.65055, -3.61950Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6 U/R, tenor 10 cwt in A♭See below
Frames 1See below
Ring of 6, tenor 10 cwt in A♭
Bells 6 U/REdit details
Tenor 10 cwt (~1120 lb or ~510 kg) in A♭ (836.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; tuning: 1♭,2-6 of 6
TowerBase 181View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1334.5 F♭ 26.25" 1787 John III & Christopher IV Pennington Y 4
2 1230.0 E♭ 27.50" 1780 J III,C IV & W Pennington & Co Y 4
3 1089.0 D♭ 28.75" 1780 J III,C IV & W Pennington & Co Y 4
4 1028.0 C 30.00" 1780 J III,C IV & W Pennington & Co Y 4
5 933.0 B♭ 33.00" 1780 J III,C IV & W Pennington & Co Y 4
6 10cwt 836.0 A♭ 36.88" 1780 J III,C IV & W Pennington & Co Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 c1899 Oak (unidentified) 6.A 6.1