Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S George, Beckington, Somerset
Place Beckington
S George
Grid Ref ST801516
Lat, Long 51.26351, -2.28574Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BA11 6TG
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 16-2-25 in ESee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=BECKINGTON
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 8, tenor 16-2-25 in E
TowerBase 375View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1965 by John Taylor & Co
1906 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1965
Tenor 16-2-25 (1873 lb or 850 kg) in E (662.0Hz)
Practice Thu
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-20 1341.0 E 28.50" 1906 Mears & Stainbank D N
2 5-2-0 1253.0 D♯ 30.50" 1906 Mears & Stainbank D N
3 5-3-21 1108.0 C♯ 31.00" 1906 Mears & Stainbank D N
4 6-2-9 995.0 B 33.00" 1906 Mears & Stainbank D N
5 7-0-24 882.0 A 35.25" 1756 Thomas I Bilbie Y 4
6 8-2-11 833.0 G♯ 37.50" 1756 Thomas I Bilbie Y 4
7 10-3-0 743.0 F♯ 40.00" 1906 Mears & Stainbank F N
8 16-2-25 662.0 E 46.50" 1906 Mears & Stainbank F N
Unused ½cwt 1838 Wasbrough,Hale & Co N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 3 1906 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
1 1,2,4,5,6,7,8 1906 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd