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Place Askerswell
S Michael
Grid Ref SY529925
Lat, Long 50.73099, -2.66760 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DT2 9EJ
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 192 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1960 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tuned 1960
Tenor 8-2-23 (975lb or 442kg) in G# (831.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Thu
Also Toilet
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/west-dorset/tower-6
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Askerswell, Dorset
S Michael
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-18 1402.5 E# 25.50" 1960 John Taylor & Co F
2 4-0-16 1248.0 D# 27.75" 1886 John Warner & Sons R
3 4-3-0 1109.0 C# 29.13" 1619 ? George Purdue Y
4 4-2-4 1046.5 B# 30.25" 1852 Charles & George Mears R
5 5-2-20 934.5 A# 32.75" 1852 Charles & George Mears R
6 8-2-23 831.0 G# 37.13" 1886 John Warner & Sons R
Source: CJND(Dorset); B Hibbert; A Higson

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 02/01/2011