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Place Buckland Newton
Holy Rood
Grid Ref ST687052
Lat, Long 50.84612, -2.44510 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DT2 7BX
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 826 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2012 by Andrew Nicholson
Tuned 2012
Tenor 15-1-26 (1734lb or 787kg) in E
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Wed (2nd, 3rd, 4th)
Additional information PN shared: Buckl'd N'ton(2,3,4);Mappowder(1);Hazelbury Bryan(5)
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/dorchester/tower-37
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Buckland Newton, Dorset
Holy Rood
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-0-7 C# 31.25" 1913 John Warner & Sons F
2 8-0-6 B 34.38" 1581† John Wallis R
3 9-0-4 A 37.69" c1400† Salisbury foundry R
4 10-3-26 G# 39.63" 1650† Thomas Purdue R
5 13-0-7 F# 42.69" 1793 Thomas & James Bilbie R
6 15-1-26 E 45.81" 1609† John Wallis R
Source: CJND(Dorset, p129); CBC; N Bowden; D Sloman

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 13/07/2016