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Place Corfe Castle
S Edward M
Grid Ref SY960820
Lat, Long 50.63810, -2.05735 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode BH20 5EZ
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 1309 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1999 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 1999
Tenor 11-2-11 (1299lb or 589kg) in F (701.0Hz)
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Practice Tue
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/east-dorset/tower-65
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Corfe Castle, Dorset
S Edward M
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-13 1175.8 D 1999 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 5-2-23 C 1999 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
3 5-3-10 Bb 32.25" 1804 James Wells R
4 7-0-26 A 35.25" 1795 Robert & James Wells R
5 9-3-5 G 1999 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
6 11-2-11 701.0 F 42.13" 1828 William Dobson R
Unused 5cwt 1080.0 C# 29.50" 1739† Joshua Kipling Y
Unused 8½cwt 811.5 G# 37.00" 1739† Joshua Kipling Y
Source: RW1999/1158,1160; Dalton(Dorset); C Brown; B Hibbert(PGD)
MWP papers

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 29/08/2013