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Place Milton Abbey
S Mary, S Michael, S Sampson, & S Branwalader
Grid Ref ST798022
Lat, Long 50.81977, -2.28780 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DT11 0BZ
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 3398 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 10cwt (~1120lb or ~510kg) in Ab (813.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/dorchester/tower-161
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Milton Abbey, Dorset
S Mary, S Michael, S Sampson, & S Branwalader
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3½cwt 1626.0 Ab 25.75" 1908 Llewellins & James F N
2 4cwt 1531.5 G 26.50" 1908 Llewellins & James F N
3 4¾cwt 1490.5 F 29.00" 1908 Llewellins & James F N
4 5½cwt 1216.0 Eb 30.75" 1861 John Warner & Sons R 8
5 6cwt 1089.5 Db 31.75" 1861 John Warner & Sons R 8
6 7cwt 1026.0 C 34.13" 1861 John Warner & Sons R 8
7 8cwt 914.0 Bb 36.00" 1861 John Warner & Sons R 8
8 10cwt 813.5 Ab 38.50" 1861 John Warner & Sons R 8
Quarter 1 ¾cwt F 14.88" 1804 James Wells Y
Quarter 2 1¾cwt Bb 19.88" 1804 James Wells Y
Hour 3cwt F 24.50" 1804 James Wells Y
Source: CJND(Dorset,p466); Bill Hibbert(PGD); Mike Chester

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 08/04/2018