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Place Litton Cheney
S Mary
Grid Ref SY551907
Lat, Long 50.71445, -2.63654 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DT2 9AH
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 50.71327, -2.63809 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 3048 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2016 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tenor 13-2-23 (1535lb or 696kg) in F (693.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Tue (check with contact)
Also Toilet
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/dorchester/tower-131
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Litton Cheney, Dorset
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-11 1399.0 F 27.00" 1950 Mears & Stainbank F
2 4-2-11 1306.0 E 28.00" 1950 Mears & Stainbank F
3 4-3-2 1172.5 D 30.00" 1848 Charles & George Mears R
4 5-1-10 1049.0 C 31.00" 1848 Charles & George Mears R
5 5-1-15 932.0 Bb 32.00" 1848 Charles & George Mears R
6 7-0-2 866.5 A 35.00" 1656 Thomas Purdue Y
7 11-3-17 783.0 G 41.00" c1510† William Baker R
8 13-2-23 693.5 F 42.50" c1499† Robert Russell Y
Source: CJND(Dorset,p398); B Hibbert(PGD); CBC; D Potter(JTco);
D Sloman

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 24/12/2016