Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Cerne Abbas, Dorset
Place Cerne Abbas
S Mary
Grid Ref ST665012
Lat, Long 50.80947, -2.47567Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode DT2 7JQ
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 13-0-8 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/dorchester/tower-44
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 13-0-8 in F
TowerBase 991View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1974 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1974
Tenor 13-0-8 (1464 lb or 664 kg) in F (704.0Hz)
Practice Thu 19:00
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-13 1183.0 D 29.13" 1974 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 5-3-3 1056.0 C 31.38" 1762 Thomas II Bilbie R
3 6-0-23 944.0 B♭ 33.38" 1974 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
4 6-2-17 888.0 A 34.88" 1762 Thomas II Bilbie R
5 8-2-0 794.0 G 36.63" 1747† William Knight R
6 13-0-8 704.0 F 43.50" 1974 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1974 Iroko Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd