Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael & All Angels, Chaffcombe, Somerset
Place Chaffcombe
S Michael & All Angels
Grid Ref ST353101
Lat, Long 50.88752, -2.91996Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode TA20 4AP
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 10-2-6 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=CHAFFCOMBE
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 10-2-6 in F
TowerBase 998View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1970 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tenor 10-2-6 (1182 lb or 536 kg) in F (710.5Hz)
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-16 1199.5 D 28.00" 1970 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 4-3-15 1080.0 C 29.75" 1898 Mears & Stainbank F
3 5-2-11 951.0 B♭ 32.50" 1898 Mears & Stainbank F
4 6-3-18 897.5 A 34.50" 1921 Mears & Stainbank F
5 7-2-4 801.5 G 36.63" c1400† ? Exeter foundry Y
6 10-2-6 710.5 F 39.75" 1733 William Knight R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1970 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd