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Place Melbury Osmond
S Osmund
Grid Ref ST573078
Lat, Long 50.86842, -2.60688 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DT2 0LU
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 3335 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1954 by Mears & Stainbank
Tenor 10cwt (~1120lb or ~510kg) in G
Frames 1 Show Details
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/west-dorset/tower-156
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Melbury Osmond, Dorset
S Osmund
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-27 E 25.88" 1966 Mears & Stainbank F
2 4-0-11 D 27.75" 1954 Mears & Stainbank F
3 4¾cwt C 30.13" 1752† William Elery & Thomas Roskelly R
4 5¾cwt B 32.50" 1633 Richard I Purdue Y
5 6-3-7 A 33.88" 1954 Mears & Stainbank F
6 10cwt G 37.75" 1752† William Elery Y
Source: CJND(Dorset, p450); CBC; Dove tenor wt; P Denton; D Sloman(CJND)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 26/08/2014