Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Little Bedwyn, Wiltshire
Place Little Bedwyn
S Michael
Grid Ref SU291662
Lat, Long 51.39414, -1.58294Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode SN8 3JQ
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Lieutenancy area Wiltshire
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 8-0-27 in ASee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/marlborough/tower-129
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 5, tenor 8-0-27 in A
TowerBase 3010View Felstead peals
Bells 5Edit details
Overhauled 2014 by Matthew Higby
Tuned 2014
Tenor 8-0-27 (923lb or 419kg) in A (887.0Hz)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-22 1325.0 E 25.88" 1708 Joseph Smith R Y
2 4-1-8 1183.0 D 28.62" 1867 Mears & Stainbank R Y
3 6-2-26 1111.0 C♯ 32.38" 1663 William III Purdue R Y
4 7-1-12 993.0 B 34.63" 1605† R Beconsall (or Ralph Brooke?) R Y
5 8-0-27 887.0 A 36.63" 1887 Mears & Stainbank R Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 2014 Steel Matthew Higby 5.1