Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Holy Cross, Babcary, Somerset
Place Babcary
Holy Cross
Grid Ref ST561287
Lat, Long 51.05665, -2.62725Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode TA11 7DT
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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 12 cwt in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=BABCARY
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 12 cwt in G
TowerBase 242View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 12 cwt (~1340 lb or ~610 kg) in G (769.5Hz)
Practice Tue (not always: check) 19:00
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4¾cwt 1294.5 E 26.75" 1921 John Warner & Sons
2 5¼cwt 1160.0 D 28.75" 1911 John Warner & Sons
3 5cwt 1035.0 C 29.75" 1610† Robert Wiseman R
4 7cwt 982.5 B 33.00" 1753 Thomas I Bilbie
5 10cwt 875.0 A 37.50" 1809 Thomas Mears and Son
6 12cwt 769.5 G 42.00" 1911 John Warner & Sons
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1911 Cast iron John Warner & Sons 6.