Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Blessed Virgin Mary, East Quantoxhead, Somerset
Place East Quantoxhead
Blessed Virgin Mary
Grid Ref ST136436
Postcode TA5 1ST
Lat, Long 51.18567, -3.23718Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 4 U/R, tenor 17-0-8 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=EAST+QUANT
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 4, tenor 17-0-8 in E
Bells 4 U/REdit details
Tenor 17-0-8 (1912 lb or 867 kg) in E (675.5Hz)
Additional information Unringable; tuning: 1-3,5 of 6
TowerBase 1666View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 7cwt 1009.0 B 33.25" 1767 Thomas Bayley
2 9cwt 894.5 A 36.00" c1500† Exeter foundry R
3 11cwt 791.5 G 40.25" 1745 Thomas Bayley
4 17-0-8 675.5 E 43.38" 1440† Exeter foundry R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4 c1900 John Sully