Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Blessed Virgin Mary, Kingston St Mary, Somerset
Place Kingston St Mary
Blessed Virgin Mary
Grid Ref ST222297
Lat, Long 51.06147, -3.11038Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode TA2 8HR
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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 16-2-2 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=KINGSTN+SM
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Updates 28/03/2019: Restoration work completed [JT co website via e-mail]
Ring of 6, tenor 16-2-2 in E
TowerBase 2788View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 2019 by John Taylor & Co
1968 by Mears & Stainbank
Tenor 16-2-2 (1850 lb or 839 kg) in E (668.6Hz)
Practice Tue
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-3-16 1151.4 C♯ 31.88" 1730† Thomas II Wroth R Y
2 6-1-16 1026.7 B 30.00" 1876 Llewellins & James R Y
3 6-3-24 903.0 A 34.88" c1400† Bristol foundry R Y
4 10-1-25 849.9 G♯ 38.50" c1450† Bristol foundry R Y
5 11-3-27 749.6 F♯ 41.25" 1634† William Wiseman R Y
6 16-2-2 668.6 E 45.75" 1622† George Purdue R Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1928 Oak Whites of Appleton 6.1