Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Gussage St Michael, Dorset
Place Gussage St Michael
S Michael
Grid Ref ST985113
Lat, Long 50.90145, -2.02162Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BH21 5HX
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 10-1-9 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/east-dorset/tower-103
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 10-1-9 in F♯
TowerBase 2213View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 2004 by Matthew Higby
Tenor 10-1-9 (1157 lb or 525 kg) in F♯ (740.0Hz)
Practice Thu
Additional information Anticlockwise
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-27 1233.0 D♯ 27.63" 1913 Mears & Stainbank R Y
2 4-2-7 1102.0 C♯ 28.75" 1663† Francis Foster R Y
3 5-0-25 984.0 B 31.00" 1663† Francis Foster R Y
4 5-2-19 922.0 A♯ 32.50" 1913 Mears & Stainbank F Y
5 8-0-1 826.0 G♯ 36.38" 1608† John Wallis R Y
6 10-1-9 740.0 F♯ 40.50" 1896 Mears & Stainbank R Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1896 [1913] Oak [Oak & cast iron] Mears & Stainbank [Harry Stokes]