Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter, Englishcombe, Somerset
Place Englishcombe
S Peter
or Inglescombe
Grid Ref ST716628
Lat, Long 51.36433, -2.40917Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BA2 9DU
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.36373, -2.40889
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 5 U/R, tenor 10 cwt in G♯See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=ENGLISHCOM
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 5, tenor 10 cwt in G♯
TowerBase 1780View Felstead peals
Bells 5 U/REdit details
Tenor 10 cwt (~1120 lb or ~510 kg) in G♯ (844.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise; rung from chancel; tuning: (approx) 2,4-7 of 12
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4¾cwt 1330.5 E 28.25" 1822 Thomas II Mears Y
2 5¼cwt 1127.5 C♯ 30.25" 1822 Thomas II Mears Y
3 5¼cwt 1012.5 B 32.88" 1789 John Rudhall Y
4 7cwt 927.0 A♯ 34.00" c1399† John Barber R
5 10cwt 844.5 G♯ 38.75" c1399† John Barber R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 c1699† unidentified