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Place Halse
S James Less
Grid Ref ST139277
Lat, Long 51.04250, -3.22829 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TA4 3AD
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County Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2237 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1976 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 1976
Tenor 10-0-22 (1142lb or 518kg) in F# (758.5Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=HALSE
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association


Halse, Somerset
S James Less
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-25 1271.5 D# 28.00" 1900 Mears & Stainbank Y
2 4-3-5 1138.5 C# 29.50" 1754 Thomas II Bilbie Y
3 5-0-21 1017.0 B 31.00" c1500† Bristol foundry Y
4 5-2-9 952.5 A# 33.00" 1976 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
5 7-0-18 851.5 G# 35.75" 1829 John Kingston Y
6 10-0-22 758.5 F# 41.00" 1810 Thomas (Castleman) III Bilbie Y
Source: M Smith; CBC; G Massey; N Bowden; C Pickford; CB Som; D Kelly

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 07/03/2018