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Place Bishops Lydeard
Blessed Virgin Mary
Grid Ref ST167297
Lat, Long 51.06113, -3.18883 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TA4 3AU
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County Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 506 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1994 by Eayre & Smith
Tenor 23-2-19 (2651lb or 1202kg) in Eb (616.0Hz)
Frames 3 Show Details
Also Toilet
Additional information Ringing temporarily suspended
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=BISHOPS+LY
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association


Bishops Lydeard, Somerset
Blessed Virgin Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-2-3 1232.0 Eb 31.25" 1776† Thomas Pyke R
2 6-3-25 1156.0 D 31.63" 1934 Gillett & Johnston F
3 7-1-4 1028.0 C 33.00" 1934 Gillett & Johnston F
4 9-0-26 924.0 Bb 35.88" 1934 Gillett & Johnston F
5 10-1-23 820.0 Ab 39.00" 1875 John Warner & Sons R
6 12-2-9 770.0 G 41.63" 1875 John Warner & Sons R
7 16-0-27 692.0 F 45.63" 1776† Thomas Pyke R
8 23-2-19 616.0 Eb 51.50" 1776† Thomas Pyke R
Clock 8-0-22 921.5 Bb 36.00" c1490† Robert Russell R
Source: M Smith; CBC; JGMS T&BD; D Bryant; GWM(Som); A Buswell

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 01/01/2013