Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Holy Cross, Hillfarrance, Somerset
Place Hillfarrance
Holy Cross
Grid Ref ST167246
Postcode TA4 1AW
Lat, Long 51.01503, -3.18838Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 12 cwt in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=HILLFARRAN
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 10363
Ring of 6, tenor 12 cwt in F♯
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 12 cwt (~1340 lb or ~610 kg) in F♯ (758.5 Hz)
Practice Wed
Overhauled 1925 by Mears & Stainbank
TowerBase ID 2472View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-6 1264.5 D♯ 29.50" 1930 Mears & Stainbank F
2 6¾ cwt 1121.0 C♯ 31.50" 1713 Thomas I Wroth Y
3 7 cwt 987.5 B 32.75" 1695 Thomas I Wroth Y
4 8 cwt 940.0 A♯ 34.25" 1713 Thomas I Wroth R
5 11¼ cwt 843.0 G♯ 38.75" 1876 John Warner & Sons Y
6 12 cwt 758.5 F♯ 40.50" 1876 John Warner & Sons Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1925 Teak Mears & Stainbank
Update log
Last updated: 26/01/2012