Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Melbury Bubb, Dorset
Place Melbury Bubb
S Mary V
Grid Ref ST595065
Lat, Long 50.85701, -2.57540Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode DT2 0NQ
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 4 U/R, tenor 8 cwt in ASee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/dorchester/tower-155
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 4, tenor 8 cwt in A
TowerBase 5773View Felstead peals
Bells 4 U/REdit details
Tenor 8 cwt (~900 lb or ~410 kg) in A
Additional information Derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; one or more bells not hung; unringable
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4½cwt D 28.25" 1638 William & John Wiseman Y N
2 5¼cwt C♯ 30.00" c1470† ? John Kebyll Y N
3 6½cwt B 32.75" 1641† William & John Wiseman Y N
4 8cwt A 35.63" 1616 Robert Wiseman Y N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,3,4 c1799 Timber unidentified