Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Paul's Tower, Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Place Malmesbury
S Paul's Tower
Grid Ref ST932872
Postcode SN16 0AA
Lat, Long 51.58395, -2.09878Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Wiltshire
Country England
Diocese Bristol
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 11-0-8 in FSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://malmesburybells.co.uk/
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 14788
Ring of 8, tenor 11-0-8 in F
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 11-0-8 (1240 lb or 562 kg) in F (718.0 Hz)
Also Simulator
Practice Tue 19:00
Additional information Tower of former church of S Paul (Anglican)
Overhauled 2015 by Matthew Higby
1951 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1951
TowerBase ID 3240View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-18 1441.0 F 26.38" 1951 Gillett & Johnston F N
2 4-1-26 1351.0 E 27.00" 1951 Gillett & Johnston F N
3 4-2-0 1205.0 D 27.63" 1951 Gillett & Johnston F N
4 4-2-4 1077.0 C 29.25" c1520† Thomas Gefferies R 4
5 5-1-22 955.5 B♭ 31.38" 1610† Roger I Purdue R 4
6 7-1-18 898.0 A 35.75" 1896 Llewellins & James R 4
7 8-2-8 806.5 G 37.75" 1910 Mears & Stainbank R 4
8 11-0-8 718.0 F 42.00" 1910 Mears & Stainbank R 4
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,5,6,7,8 1910 Cast iron Mears & Stainbank 8.3
1A 3,4 1951 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston
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Last updated: 31/01/2017