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Place Dowlish Wake
S Andrew
Grid Ref ST375129
Lat, Long 50.91253, -2.88932 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TA19 0NX
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County Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 1545 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2001 by Robert Parker
Tenor 7-3-10 (878lb or 398kg) in Ab (841.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Thu (check with contact)
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=DOWLISH+WA
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Updates 25/07/2019: Practices are currently intermittent - check first [G Wade (Incumbent) via e-mail]
23/07/2019: Ringing suspension now lifted [Jim Shepard via e-mail]
16/05/2019: All ringing suspended UFN: chiming mechanism being installed [James Shepard via e-mail]


Dowlish Wake, Somerset
S Andrew
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-4 1686.0 Ab 23.00" 2009 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 2-3-11 1580.0 G 23.50" 2009 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 3-0-14 1406.6 F 24.00" 1884 John Taylor & Co R
4 3-2-17 1263.7 Eb 26.06" 1906 John Taylor & Co F
5 3-3-20 1124.5 Db 27.75" 1736 Thomas II Wroth R
6 4-0-25 1048.0 C 29.19" c1500† Thomas Gefferies R
7 6-2-8 945.0 Bb 33.00" 1906 John Taylor & Co F
8 7-3-10 841.0 Ab 36.88" c1450† ? Exeter foundry R
Source: M Smith; CBC; B Parker; J Shepard; G Massey

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 28/10/2015