Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Compton Martin, Somerset
Place Compton Martin
S Michael
Grid Ref ST544569
Lat, Long 51.31011, -2.65437Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BS40 6JQ
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 15-1-23 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=COMPTON+MA
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 15-1-23 in E
TowerBase 1286View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1926 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 1926
Tenor 15-1-23 (1731 lb or 785 kg) in E (660.0Hz)
Practice Fri 19:00
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-1-6 1111.0 C♯ 31.50" 1733 Thomas I Bilbie Y Y
2 6-0-21 989.0 B 31.75" 1713 Edward Bilbie Y Y
3 6-2-5 881.0 A 33.75" 1719† Edward Bilbie Y Y
4 8-0-26 831.0 G♯ 36.50" 1723† Joseph Badman Y Y
5 10-3-10 740.0 F♯ 40.75" 1719† Edward Bilbie R Y
6 15-1-23 660.0 E 47.50" 1753 Thomas I Bilbie Y Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1926 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 6.1