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Place Melbury Bubb
S Mary V
Grid Ref ST595065
Lat, Long 50.85701, -2.57540 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DT2 0NQ
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 5773 See Felstead Peals
Bells 4 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 8cwt (~900lb or ~410kg) in A
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Additional information Unringable; one or more bells not hung; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; derelict
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/dorchester/tower-155
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Melbury Bubb, Dorset
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
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
Source: CJND(Dorset); CBC: D Sloman

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 24/06/2017