Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Bere Regis, Dorset
Place Bere Regis
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SY847947
Postcode BH20 7LJ
Lat, Long 50.75219, -2.21786Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 17-2-0 in DSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/dorchester/tower-12
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 17-2-0 in D
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 17-2-0 (1960 lb or 889 kg) in D (598.0Hz)
Practice Wed 18:30
Overhauled 2014 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 2014
TowerBase 426View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-2-5 1005.6 B 33.50" 1919 Mears & Stainbank F Y
2 7-1-20 895.9 A 34.38" 1656 Thomas Purdue R Y
3 9-2-23 798.2 G 38.63" 1875 John Taylor & Co R Y
4 9-3-11 753.0 F♯ 39.00" 1602 John Wallis R Y
5 13-2-8 668.0 E 43.38" 1709† Thomas & William Knight R Y
6 17-2-0 598.0 D 48.25" 1698† Clement II Tosier R Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1919 Steel Mears & Stainbank 8.1.B.d 6.1