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Place Cossington
Blessed Virgin Mary
Grid Ref ST356402
Lat, Long 51.15811, -2.92163 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TA7 8JR
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 1326 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 | Supply Details
Overhauled 1935 by Mears & Stainbank
Tuned 1935
Tenor 11-2-4 (1292lb or 586kg) in F♯ (735.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=COSSINGTNS
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association


Cossington, Somerset
Blessed Virgin Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-2 D♯ 27.50" 1949 Mears & Stainbank F N
2 4-2-21 C♯ 29.00" 1935 Mears & Stainbank F N
3 5-1-26 B 31.00" 1935 Mears & Stainbank F N
4 5-2-1 A♯ 31.50" c1480† Bristol foundry Y
5 7-2-4 G♯ 35.75" 1604† William II Purdue Y
6 11-2-4 735.0 F♯ 40.25" 1964 John Taylor & Co F N
Source: CJND Dorset; CBC; JT per AMB; G Nabb; ADH; G Massey

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 13/12/2011


Cossington, Somerset
Blessed Virgin Mary
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1935 Timber Mears & Stainbank 6.1
Contributed by: Graham Nabb
Last updated: 20/06/2010