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Place Beckington
S George
Grid Ref ST801516
Lat, Long 51.26351, -2.28574 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode BA11 6TG
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County Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 375 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1965 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
1906 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 1965
Tenor 16-2-25 (1873lb or 850kg) in E (662.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Thu
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=BECKINGTON
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association


Beckington, Somerset
S George
Bells Hide Details
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
Source: M Smith; D Kelly; G Massey; N Bowden; M Higby

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 25/01/2012