Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Bishopsteignton, Devon
Place Bishopsteignton
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SX910735
Lat, Long 50.55112, -3.53875Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode TQ14 9QH
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Lieutenancy area Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 9-0-25 in A♭See below
Frames 1See below
Ring of 6, tenor 9-0-25 in A♭
TowerBase 512View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 2015 by Andrew Nicholson
Tuned 2015
Tenor 9-0-25 (1033 lb or 469 kg) in A♭ (833.0Hz)
Practice Thu
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-21 1395.9 F 25.81" 1840 Thomas II Mears Y 8
2 4-2-8 1246.6 E♭ 27.75" 1840 Thomas II Mears Y 8
3 5-1-25 1113.4 D♭ 29.63" 1840 Thomas II Mears Y 8
4 6-0-7 1044.0 C 31.00" 1840 Thomas II Mears Y 8
5 6-3-9 932.5 B♭ 33.25" 1840 Thomas II Mears Y 8
6 9-0-25 833.0 A♭ 37.00" 1840 Thomas II Mears Y 8
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1900 Oak Harry Stokes 6.A 6.1