Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Atherington, Devon
Place Atherington
S Mary
Grid Ref SS591231
Lat, Long 50.99015, -4.00883Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode EX37 9HU
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Lieutenancy area Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 11-0-9 in FSee below
Frames 3See below
Ring of 6, tenor 11-0-9 in F
TowerBase 214View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 11-0-9 (1241 lb or 563 kg) in F (718.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-25 1199.0 D 29.00" 1786 John III & Christopher IV Pennington R N
2 4-3-16 1071.0 C 30.00" 1786 John III & Christopher IV Pennington R N
3 5-1-22 955.5 B♭ 32.00" 1786 John III & Christopher IV Pennington R N
4 6-0-17 902.0 A 33.50" 1786 John III & Christopher IV Pennington R N
5 8-3-10 807.5 G 36.00" 1946 Gillett & Johnston F N
6 11-0-9 718.5 F 41.50" 1786 John III & Christopher IV Pennington R N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 4 2010 Steel John Taylor & Co
1 3,5,6 2005 [2009] Cast iron [Cast iron] Eayre & Smith [John Taylor & Co]
1A 1,2 2009 Cast iron John Taylor & Co