Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Keynsham, Somerset
Place Keynsham
S John Bapt
Grid Ref ST654688
Postcode BS31 2BL
Lat, Long 51.41748, -2.49891Locate 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 8, tenor 24-3-27 in DSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://keynshambells.uk
Affiliations Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Ring of 8, tenor 24-3-27 in D
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 24-3-27 (2799 lb or 1270 kg) in D (589.5Hz)
Also Simulator
Practice Thu
Overhauled 1987 by Whites of Appleton
Tuned 1987
TowerBase 2734View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 8-0-18 D 33.50" 1731 Thomas I Bilbie R 8
2 7-1-21 C♯ 33.25" 1731 Thomas I Bilbie R 8
3 8-1-19 B 35.00" 1654† Robert II Austen R 8
4 8-3-22 A 36.25" 1613† Roger I Purdue R 8
5 11-0-19 G 40.00" 1791 Thomas & James Bilbie R 8
6 14-3-4 F♯ 43.50" 1607† Roger I Purdue R 8
7 15-2-21 E 46.25" 1620† Roger I Purdue R 8
8 24-3-27 589.5 D 52.00" 1669† William III & Roger II Purdue R 8
Sanctus 16.00" c1599† Bristol foundry Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 c1654 Oak unidentified