Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Thomas, Melbury Abbas, Dorset
Place Melbury Abbas
S Thomas
Grid Ref ST882200
Lat, Long 50.97996, -2.16949Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode SP7 0DZ
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 7-2-27 in ASee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/mere/tower-154
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 5, tenor 7-2-27 in A
TowerBase 3334View Felstead peals
Bells 5Edit details
Overhauled 1988
Tenor 7-2-27 (867 lb or 393 kg) in A
Practice Mon (with exceptions)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-17 E 26.75" 1852 Charles & George Mears Y
2 4-2-1 D 28.75" 1852 Charles & George Mears Y
3 5-0-3 C♯ 30.00" 1852 Charles & George Mears Y
4 5-3-25 B 32.25" 1852 Charles & George Mears Y
5 7-2-27 A 35.75" 1852 Charles & George Mears Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 1852 Oak Mears