Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Milverton, Somerset
Place Milverton
S Michael
Grid Ref ST121258
Postcode TA4 1JS
Lat, Long 51.02557, -3.25393Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 17-2-12 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=MILVERTON
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 15344
Ring of 8, tenor 17-2-12 in E
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 17-2-12 (1972 lb or 894 kg) in E (652.0 Hz)
Practice Mon 19:00
Overhauled 1961 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 1961
TowerBase ID 3407View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-3-17 1307.0 E 29.00" 1893 John Taylor & Co F 4
2 6-1-1 1232.0 D♯ 30.13" 1893 John Taylor & Co F 4
3 7-0-9 1096.0 C♯ 33.13" 1763 Thomas II Bilbie R 4
4 7-0-20 978.0 B 34.00" 1737 Thomas II Wroth R 4
5 8-2-9 871.0 A 36.75" 1776 Thomas II Bilbie R 4
6 8-1-25 823.0 G♯ 37.50" 1737 Thomas II Wroth R 4
7 10-3-4 732.0 F♯ 41.25" 1783 Thomas (Castleman) III Bilbie R 4
8 17-2-12 652.0 E 46.00" 1962 John Taylor & Co F N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1893 Wood/CI John Taylor & Co 7.A.b 8.3
Update log
20/06/2020 1-8: turning added; fr1: material amended,truss,layout added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]