Dove Logo Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers

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Place Midsomer Norton
S John Bapt
Grid Ref ST662541
Lat, Long 51.28574, -2.48547 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode BA3 2HX
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County Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 3386 See Felstead Peals
Bells 12 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 21-1-15 (2395lb or 1086kg) in Eb (633.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=MIDSOMER+N
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association


Midsomer Norton, Somerset
S John Bapt
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-12 1920.0 Bb 24.75" 1976 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 4-1-10 1712.0 Ab 25.75" 1976 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 4-3-14 1611.0 G 26.75" 1976 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
4 5-2-2 1440.0 F 28.75" 1976 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5 6-2-4 1283.0 Eb 30.88" 1750† Thomas I Bilbie R
6 6-2-3 1209.0 D 31.50" 1750† Thomas I Bilbie R
7 7-0-27 1075.0 C 33.13" 1750† Thomas I Bilbie R
8 6-2-12 954.0 Bb 33.38" 1623† Roger I Purdue R
9 7-3-16 849.0 Ab 35.88" 1623† Roger I Purdue R
10 10-1-9 798.0 G 39.25" 1623† Roger I Purdue R
11 15-0-25 710.0 F 44.63" 1793 Thomas & James Bilbie R
12 21-1-15 633.0 Eb 50.38" 1750 Thomas I Bilbie R
Source: M Wilby(Rings of 12); CBC; D Bryant; ADH; NWB; CJP; GWM(Som);
M Higby; TimJ(REMRKS269)

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 14/03/2020