Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, Congresbury, Somerset
Place Congresbury
S Andrew
Grid Ref ST435637
Lat, Long 51.37011, -2.81226Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BS49 5DQ
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 34-0-4 in C♯See below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=CONGRESBUR
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 8, tenor 34-0-4 in C♯
TowerBase 1291View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 34-0-4 (3812 lb or 1729 kg) in C♯ (551.0Hz)
Practice Wed
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 7¾cwt 1117.5 C♯ 33.50" 1910 Llewellins & James F N
2 8cwt 1046.0 B♯ 35.00" 1910 Llewellins & James F N
3 9cwt 945.0 A♯ 36.50" 1754 Thomas I Bilbie R N
4 9½cwt 829.0 G♯ 36.75" 1606† George Purdue R N
5 12½cwt 741.5 F♯ 41.00" 1606† George Purdue R N
6 15cwt 693.0 E♯ 43.75" 1606† George Purdue R N
7 22cwt 619.0 D♯ 49.25" 1621† Roger I Purdue R N
8 34-0-4 551.0 C♯ 57.50" 1754† Thomas I Bilbie R N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 3,4,5,6 1903 Cast iron Llewellins & James
1 1,2,7,8 1903 Cast iron Llewellins & James