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Place Gillingham
S Mary V
Grid Ref ST806265
Lat, Long 51.03830, -2.27772 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SP8 4AW
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.03806, -2.27807 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2012 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 24-1-12 (2728lb or 1237kg) in Db (564.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Mon
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/mere/tower-97
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Gillingham, Dorset
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-3-22 1124.0 Db 31.63" 1898 Mears & Stainbank R
2 6-1-16 1062.0 C 32.50" 1898 Mears & Stainbank R
3 7-0-15 947.0 Bb 34.50" 1726 William Cockey R
4 7-1-27 843.0 Ab 35.00" 1909 Gillett & Johnston F
5 10-1-14 753.0 Gb 39.88" 1794 Thomas & James Bilbie R
6 11-0-15 707.0 F 42.00" 1894 Mears & Stainbank R
7 15-0-3 631.0 Eb 46.63" 1826 John Kingston R
8 24-1-12 564.0 Db 52.75" 1726† William Cockey R
Sanctus 0-2-16 D 14.75" c1599† (unidentified) Y
Source: CJND(Dorset, p298); CBC; ADH; D Sloman(GAD); P Denton

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 21/11/2016