Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
The Potters Yard Ring, Holcombe, Somerset
Place Holcombe
The Potters Yard Ring
Shown in County Lists as Holcombe, Potters Yard
Grid Ref ST678513
Postcode BA3 5FX
Lat, Long 51.26077, -2.46266Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Ownership Private Ownership
Rings 12 (full circle ring), tenor 1-1-9 in A♭See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.bellhangers.com
Dove tower ID 17774
Ring of 12, tenor 1-1-9 in A♭
Bells 12 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 1-1-9 (149 lb or 68 kg) in A♭ (1661.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Also hung for ringing: Extra treble, 5♯ and 6♭ (also allowing a harmonic minor 12); future plans: Bells 1-4 and semitones (currently unhung) to be hung imminently
TowerBase ID 7897View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
5 0-1-16 3328.0 A♭ 11.46" 1982 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
6 0-1-20 3138.0 G 11.89" 1982 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
7 0-2-1 2795.0 F 12.87" 1982 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
8 0-2-14 2490.0 E♭ 13.90" 1982 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
9 0-3-1 2219.0 D♭ 15.08" 1988 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
10 0-3-9 2093.0 C 15.67" 1988 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
11 1-0-4 1865.0 B♭ 17.36" 1986 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
12 1-1-9 1661.0 A♭ 18.90" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 0-0-24 4990.0 E♭ 8.46" 2016 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 0-0-27 4445.0 D♭ 9.09" 2016 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 0-1-2 4193.0 C 9.88" 1982 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
4 0-1-11 3736.0 B♭ 10.71" 1982 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
0extra 0-0-23 5601.0 F 8.42" 2017 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5♯ 0-1-10 3526.0 A 10.80" 2017 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
6♭ 0-1-24 2962.0 G♭ 12.50" 2017 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12 of 12 2020 Timber Matthew Higby 1.E.i 8.1
Update log
17/10/2020 New ring of 12 [Matthew Higby via Email]
16/10/2020 1-12,0extra,5#,6b: details added; fr1: details added [Matthew Higby via e-mail]