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Place Longburton
S James
Grid Ref ST648127
Lat, Long 50.91319, -2.50099 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DT9 5PG
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 3125 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2000 by Andrew Nicholson
Tenor 7-3-26 (894lb or 406kg) in Ab (824.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/dorchester/tower-135
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Longburton, Dorset
S James
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-16 1387.0 F 25.00" 1992 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
2 3-3-12 1232.0 Eb 26.38" 1992 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
3 4-1-6 1101.0 Db 28.38" 1701 Thomas Knight R
4 5-0-13 1038.0 C 30.25" 1764 Thomas I Bilbie R
5 6-0-19 923.0 Bb 33.50" 1764 Thomas I Bilbie R
6 7-3-26 824.0 Ab 36.25" c1500† Salisbury foundry Y
Source: C Dalton(Dorset); B Hibbert; CBC; A Higson; D Sloman

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 15/06/2017