Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Bishops Tawton, Devon
Place Bishops Tawton
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SS565301
Lat, Long 51.05239, -4.04805Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode EX32 0AB
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Lieutenancy area Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 9-2-20 in G♯See below
Frames 1See below
Ring of 6, tenor 9-2-20 in G♯
TowerBase 510View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 9-2-20 (1084 lb or 492 kg) in G♯
Practice Thu
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-15 E♯ 28.25" 1852 John Taylor & Son R
2 5-0-4 D♯ 29.13" 1803 Thomas (Castleman) III Bilbie R
3 5-3-9 C♯ 31.25" 1852 John Taylor & Son R
4 5-2-18 B♯ 32.00" 1803 Thomas (Castleman) III Bilbie R
5 7-1-0 A♯ 34.88" 1823 W & J Taylor R
6 9-2-20 G♯ 38.75" 1823 W & J Taylor R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.e