Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Leonard, Farleigh Hungerford, Somerset
Place Farleigh Hungerford
S Leonard
Grid Ref ST799574
Lat, Long 51.31560, -2.28862Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BA2 7RR
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 4-3-3 in CSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=FARLEIGH+H
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 5, tenor 4-3-3 in C
TowerBase 1850View Felstead peals
Bells 5Edit details
Overhauled 1999 by Matthew Higby
Tuned 1999
Tenor 4-3-3 (535 lb or 243 kg) in C (1029.0Hz)
Practice Tue (see tower website)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information 4th (4-3-27) is heavier than tenor
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-2-12 1542.0 G 22.00" 1999 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F N
2 2-3-27 1374.0 F 25.00" 1681† Lewis Cockey Y 8
3 3-3-8 1296.0 E 27.00" 1885 Llewellins & James Y 4
4 4-3-27 1155.0 D 29.00" 1810 James Wells Y 8
5 4-3-3 1029.0 C 30.00" 1613† Roger I Purdue Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 1999 Steel Matthew Higby 8.1.B 5.1