Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Blessed Virgin Mary, Hardington Mandeville, Somerset
Place Hardington Mandeville
Blessed Virgin Mary
Grid Ref ST512119
Postcode BA22 9PQ
Lat, Long 50.90477, -2.69505Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav No optimised destination for satellite navigation has been submittedAdd details
Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 8-0-4 in A♭See below
Frames 3See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=HARDINGTON
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 12507
Ring of 8, tenor 8-0-4 in A♭
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8-0-4 (900 lb or 408 kg) in A♭ (844.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Fri
TowerBase ID 2279View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-1 1684.0 A♭ 23.00" 1973 John Taylor & Co F
2 3-1-12 1592.0 G 23.75" 1973 John Taylor & Co F
3 3-3-5 1406.0 F 26.00" 1932 Mears & Stainbank F
4 3-3-9 1263.0 E♭ 27.00" 1879 Llewellins & James R
5 4-0-24 1121.0 D♭ 29.00" 1879 Llewellins & James R
6 5-3-3 1059.0 C 32.00" 1932 Mears & Stainbank F
7 6-2-8 947.0 B♭ 34.00" 1879 Llewellins & James R
8 8-0-4 844.0 A♭ 36.00" 1661 Thomas Purdue R
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 4 1932 Cast iron Mears & Stainbank
2A 1,2 1974 John Taylor & Co
1 3,5,6,7,8 1879 Timber Llewellins & James 5.
Update log
Last updated: 19/12/2011