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Place Down St Mary
S Mary V
Grid Ref SS742044
Lat, Long 50.82597, -3.78628 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode EX17 6DX
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County Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 1547 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1949 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tenor 7-3-16 (884lb or 401kg) in Ab (840.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Affiliation Devon Association


Down St Mary, Devon
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-16 1414.0 F 25.63" 1935 John Taylor & Co F
2 4-1-2 1260.0 Eb 27.63" 1900 Mears & Stainbank R
3 4-2-5 1122.0 Db 29.38" 1900 Mears & Stainbank R
4 5-0-12 1060.0 C 29.75" 1949 John Taylor & Co F
5 6-0-27 944.0 Bb 33.25" 1754 Thomas II Bilbie R
6 7-3-16 840.0 Ab 35.38" 1677 Thomas III Pennington R
Source: JGMS notes; D Sloman(Pearson); A Higson

Contributed by: [John Scott]
Last updated: 12/10/2016