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Place Barnstaple
S Peter & S Mary Magd
Grid Ref SS558332
Lat, Long 51.08007, -4.05940 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode EX31 1BL
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Lieutenancy area Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 313 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 | Supply Details
Overhauled 1980
Tenor 19-1-0 (2156lb or 978kg) in E♭ (634.5Hz)
Frames 2 (see below)
Practice Fri (3rd)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
Additional information Rung from aisle : south
Affiliation Devon Association


Barnstaple, Devon
S Peter & S Mary Magd
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-4 1274.5 E♭ 28.38" 1896 James Barwell R 8
2 5-2-10 1194.0 D 29.75" 1896 James Barwell R 8
3 7-0-24 1066.0 C 33.13" 1803 John Briant R 8
4 7-2-6 951.5 B♭ 34.75" 1803 John Briant R 8
5 9-2-11 847.5 A♭ 38.13" 1803 John Briant R 8
6 10-0-23 799.5 G 39.00" 1803 John Briant R 8
7 13-3-16 713.0 F 43.63" 1803 John Briant R 8
8 19-1-0 634.5 E♭ 49.00" 1803 John Briant R 8
Clock1 c1899 Mears & Stainbank
Clock2 c1899 Mears & Stainbank
Source: JGMS notes; T&BD; B Hibbert; J Clarke

Contributed by: [John Scott]
Last updated: 27/06/2010


Barnstaple, Devon
S Peter & S Mary Magd
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,6,7,8 1980 Cast iron Arthur Fidler 8.3.A.h
2 5 1980 Cast iron Arthur Fidler
Contributed by: James Clarke
Last updated: 27/06/2010