Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Osmund, Melbury Osmond, Dorset
Place Melbury Osmond
S Osmund
Grid Ref ST573078
Postcode DT2 0LU
Lat, Long 50.86842, -2.60688Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 10 cwt in GSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/west-dorset/tower-156
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 10 cwt in G
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 10 cwt (~1120 lb or ~510 kg) in G
Overhauled 1954 by Mears & Stainbank
TowerBase 3335View Felstead peals
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1954 Cast iron Mears & Stainbank 6.