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Place Compton Abbas
S Mary V
Grid Ref ST869184
Lat, Long 50.96539, -2.18780 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SP7 0NJ
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 1279 See Felstead Peals
Bells 5 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 8-0-26 (922lb or 418kg) in Ab (846.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/mere/tower-61
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Compton Abbas, Dorset
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-23 1234.0 Eb 27.88" 1873 James Barwell Y
2 4-0-19 1108.0 Db 29.00" 1899 Thomas Blackbourn D
3 5-2-13 1025.0 C 30.69" 2001 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
4 5-2-22 940.5 Bb 32.38" c1499† Salisbury foundry Y
5 8-0-26 846.0 Ab 36.63" 1624† John Dawton & Richard Tuck Y
Source: CJND(pp215, lxiii); CBC; D Kelly; CJP; D Sloman; P Denton

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 14/01/2017