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Place Chew Stoke
S Andrew
Grid Ref ST556619
Lat, Long 51.35480, -2.63792 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode BS40 8TU
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County Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 1081 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1996 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tuned 1996
Tenor 10-3-10 (1214lb or 551kg) in F# (732.0Hz)
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Practice Mon
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=CHEW+STOKE
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association


Chew Stoke, Somerset
S Andrew
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-24 1233.0 D# 27.75" 1996 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F N
2 4-1-18 1099.0 C# 29.00" 1731† Thomas I Bilbie R Y
3 4-2-10 976.0 B 30.50" 1718† Edward Bilbie R Y
4 5-3-26 922.0 A# 33.75" 1820 Thomas II Mears R Y
5 7-0-26 822.0 G# 37.00" 1698† Edward Bilbie R Y
6 10-3-10 732.0 F# 40.75" 1876 Llewellins & James R Y
Unused 4½cwt 1109.0 C# 29.00" 1718† Edward Bilbie R 8
Source: M Smith; CBC; ADH; CJP; GWM(Som); Nick Bowden

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 07/01/2014