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Place Modbury
S George
Grid Ref SX655515
Lat, Long 50.34833, -3.89072 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode PL21 0TL
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 50.34837, -3.89214 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 3423 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1935 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tuned 1935
Tenor 17-2-7 (1967lb or 892kg) in Eb (635.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
Affiliation Devon Association


Modbury, Devon
S George
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-2-20 1069.0 C 32.50" 1806† Thomas (Castleman) III Bilbie Y N
2 7-1-10 952.0 Bb 34.00" 1806† Thomas (Castleman) III Bilbie Y N
3 7-2-9 847.5 Ab 35.63" 1806† Thomas (Castleman) III Bilbie Y N
4 9-1-6 802.0 G 38.25" 1806† Thomas (Castleman) III Bilbie Y N
5 12-0-2 713.0 F 41.88" 1806† Thomas (Castleman) III Bilbie Y N
6 17-2-7 635.0 Eb 47.75" 1806† Thomas (Castleman) III Bilbie Y N
Source: JGMS; D Sloman; A Higson; CBC; J Clarke

Contributed by: [John Scott]
Last updated: 20/07/2010