Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas, Corfe, Somerset
Place Corfe
S Nicholas
Grid Ref ST232196
Postcode TA3 7AL
Lat, Long 50.97151, -3.09465Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 6-1-15 in B♭See below
Frames 2See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=CORFE
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 15380
Ring of 6, tenor 6-1-15 in B♭
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6-1-15 (715 lb or 324 kg) in B♭ (932.0 Hz)
Practice Wed
Overhauled 1980 by Robert Parker
Tuned 1980
TowerBase ID 1308View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-16 1568.0 G 23.13" 1962 John Taylor & Co F
2 3-1-19 1397.0 F 24.75" 1906 Mears & Stainbank R
3 3-2-12 1243.0 E♭ 26.75" 1906 Mears & Stainbank R
4 3-3-18 1174.0 D 28.00" 1906 Mears & Stainbank R
5 5-1-7 1046.0 C 30.50" 1906 Mears & Stainbank R
6 6-1-15 932.0 B♭ 33.50" 1906 Mears & Stainbank R
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 3,5 1906 Cast iron Harry Stokes
1 1,2,4,6 1906 Cast iron Harry Stokes
Update log
Last updated: 29/09/2012