Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Aldhelm & S Eadburga, Broadway, Somerset
Place Broadway
S Aldhelm & S Eadburga
Grid Ref ST329159
Postcode TA19 9RH
Lat, Long 50.93869, -2.95551Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 11-0-9 in FSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=BROADWAY+S
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 11-0-9 in F
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 11-0-9 (1241 lb or 563 kg) in F (714.0Hz)
Overhauled 1988 by Robert Parker
1931 by Whites of Appleton
Tuned 1988
TowerBase 763View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-24 1198.0 D 29.50" 1988 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 5-2-13 1071.5 C 31.00" 1672 Thomas Purdue R 4
3 7-1-17 950.0 B♭ 33.75" 1748 Thomas Bayley Y 4
4 8-0-21 899.5 A 35.75" 1672 Thomas Purdue Y 4
5 9-1-4 800.5 G 38.25" 1798† George Davis Y 4
6 11-0-9 714.0 F 40.25" 1583† William Cole Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 2 1988 Steel Robert Parker
1 1,3,4,5,6 1931 Oak Whites of Appleton 6.A 5.1