Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Blessed Virgin Mary, Isle Abbotts, Somerset
Place Isle Abbotts
Blessed Virgin Mary
or Ile Abbots
Grid Ref ST352209
Postcode TA3 6RH
Lat, Long 50.98426, -2.92381Locate 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 I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 14-2-23 in FSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=ISLE+ABBOT
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 14-2-23 in F
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 14-2-23 (1647 lb or 747 kg) in F (702.0Hz)
Practice Thu
Overhauled 1999 by Eayre & Smith
TowerBase 2679View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-0-2 1177.0 D 30.25" 1999 Eijsbouts F
2 8-1-15 1050.0 C 33.85" c1665 Thomas Purdue R
3 8-2-9 937.5 B♭ 35.50" c1400† Bristol foundry R
4 10-0-2 889.0 A 37.00" 1633† Richard I & William III Purdue R
5 10-3-17 789.0 G 40.13" c1450† Bristol foundry R
6 14-2-23 702.0 F 44.00" 1619† George Purdue R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 c1600 Oak unidentified
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1999 Steel Eayre & Smith