Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Compton Abbas, Dorset
Place Compton Abbas
S Mary V
Grid Ref ST869184
Postcode SP7 0NJ
Lat, Long 50.96539, -2.18780Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 8-0-26 in A♭See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/mere/tower-61
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 5, tenor 8-0-26 in A♭
Bells 5Edit details
Tenor 8-0-26 (922 lb or 418 kg) in A♭ (846.0Hz)
TowerBase 1279View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-23 1234.0 E♭ 27.88" 1873 James Barwell Y
2 4-0-19 1108.0 D♭ 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 B♭ 32.38" c1499† Salisbury foundry Y
5 8-0-26 846.0 A♭ 36.63" 1624† John Dawton & Richard Tuck Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 1873 [1899] Timber ? James Barwell [Thomas Blackbourn]