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Place Fifehead Magdalen
S Mary Magd
Grid Ref ST782215
Lat, Long 50.99331, -2.31089 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SP8 5RT
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 6758
Bells 3 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 8½cwt (~950lb or ~430kg) in A# (941.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Additional information Tuning: 1-3 of 5
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/mere/tower-90
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Fifehead Magdalen, Dorset
S Mary Magd
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5cwt 1127.0 C# 29.38" 1595† John Wallis Y
2 6½cwt 996.5 B 33.25" 1683 Thomas Purdue Y
3 8½cwt 941.0 A# 37.00" c1500† Salisbury foundry Y
Source: CJND(Dorset, p273); CBC; D Sloman

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 02/01/2017