Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S James, Longburton, Dorset
Place Longburton
S James
Grid Ref ST648127
Lat, Long 50.91319, -2.50099Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode DT9 5PG
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 7-3-26 in A♭See below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/dorchester/tower-135
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 7-3-26 in A♭
TowerBase 3125View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 2000 by Andrew Nicholson
Tenor 7-3-26 (894 lb or 406 kg) in A♭ (824.0Hz)
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
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 E♭ 26.38" 1992 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
3 4-1-6 1101.0 D♭ 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 B♭ 33.50" 1764 Thomas I Bilbie R
6 7-3-26 824.0 A♭ 36.25" c1500† Salisbury foundry Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,2 1992 Cast iron John Taylor & Co
1 3,4,5,6 1968 Cast iron John Taylor & Co