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Place Bishopstone
S John Bapt
Shown in County Lists as Bishopstone (SU02)
Grid Ref SU084265
Lat, Long 51.03801, -1.88114 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SP5 4AR
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County Wiltshire
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 7630
Bells 3 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 9½cwt (~1060lb or ~480kg) in G (795.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; rung from chancel crossing; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,2#,3 of 3


Bishopstone, Wiltshire
S John Bapt
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6cwt 1003.0 B 31.75" 1583† John Wallis Y N
2 7½cwt 930.0 A# 34.25" 1587† John Wallis Y N
3 9½cwt 795.0 G 38.00" 1652 John I Lott Y N
Source: GAD NBR; Matthew Higby; Tim Jackson; CBC; Neil Skelton

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 21/10/2015