Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, Chew Stoke, Somerset
Place Chew Stoke
S Andrew
Grid Ref ST556619
Lat, Long 51.35480, -2.63792Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BS40 8TU
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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 10-3-10 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=CHEW+STOKE
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 10-3-10 in F♯
TowerBase 1081View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1996 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 1996
Tenor 10-3-10 (1214 lb or 551 kg) in F♯ (732.0Hz)
Practice Mon
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1908 Oak & cast iron Llewellins & James 7.A.b 6.4