Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Edward M, Corfe Castle, Dorset
Place Corfe Castle
S Edward M
Grid Ref SY960820
Postcode BH20 5EZ
Lat, Long 50.63810, -2.05735Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 11-2-11 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/east-dorset/tower-65
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 11-2-11 in F
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 11-2-11 (1299 lb or 589 kg) in F (701.0Hz)
Practice Tue
Overhauled 1999 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1999
TowerBase 1309View Felstead peals
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 B♭ 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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1999 Steel Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 6.1