Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Catherine, Drayton, Somerset
Place Drayton
S Catherine
Grid Ref ST405247
Lat, Long 51.01924, -2.84965Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode TA10 0JY
SatNav No optimised destination for satellite navigation has been submittedAdd details
Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 16-1-1 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=DRAYTON+SO
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 8, tenor 16-1-1 in E
TowerBase 1559View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1982 by Robert Parker
Tenor 16-1-1 (1821 lb or 826 kg) in E (641.0Hz)
Practice Mon (2nd, 4th)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-5 1311.5 E 27.75" 1891 John Taylor & Co F
2 5-0-16 1232.0 D♯ 28.75" 1891 John Taylor & Co F
3 6-1-8 1088.0 C♯ 31.00" 1891 John Taylor & Co F
4 6-1-18 973.0 B 33.00" 1742 Thomas II Wroth R Y
5 7-1-21 866.5 A 35.50" 1805 Thomas & James Bilbie R Y
6 9-2-24 814.0 G♯ 38.75" 1611† Robert Wiseman R Y
7 12-2-14 725.5 F♯ 42.25" 1654† Robert II Austen R Y
8 16-1-1 641.0 E 46.75" 1611† Robert Wiseman R Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1891 Oak & cast iron John Taylor & Co