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Place Compton Bishop
S Andrew
Grid Ref ST395553
Lat, Long 51.29444, -2.86789 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode BS26 2HF
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County Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 1282 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1938 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tenor 11-2-7 (1295lb or 587kg) in F (706.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=COMPTON+BI
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association


Compton Bishop, Somerset
S Andrew
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-20 1187.0 D 28.50" 1938 John Taylor & Co F
2 5-0-21 1058.5 C 30.25" 1711 Edward Bilbie Y
3 5-2-24 943.0 Bb 31.50" 1883 Llewellins & James Y
4 7-0-11 889.0 A 34.38" 1711 Edward Bilbie Y
5 8-2-19 793.0 G 38.00" 1711 Edward Bilbie Y
6 11-2-7 706.0 F 42.13" 1773 Abraham Bilbie R
Source: Martin Smith spsht; A Higson; CJP

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 10/12/2011