Dove Logo Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers

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Place Branscombe
S Winifred
Grid Ref SY195884
Lat, Long 50.69023, -3.14026 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode EX12 3DA
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County Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 670 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1955 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tenor 14cwt (~1570lb or ~710kg) in G
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Wed (exc Summer)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Rung from chancel


Branscombe, Devon
S Winifred
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-0 E 28.38" 1897 Mears & Stainbank Y
2 D 29.50" 1669† Thomas III Pennington Y
3 6-1-12 C 32.75" 1897 Mears & Stainbank Y
4 B 35.13" 1635† Thomas II Pennington Y
5 A 37.38" 1747† Thomas II Wroth Y
6 14cwt G 41.25" 1671† Thomas III Pennington Y
Source: JGMS notes/Devon; Dove tenor wt; J Clarke

Contributed by: [John Scott]
Last updated: 04/07/2010