Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, North Cheriton, Somerset
Place North Cheriton
S John Bapt
Grid Ref ST687258
Lat, Long 51.03092, -2.44746Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BA8 0AE
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 8-2-26 in F♯See below
Frames 2See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=NORTH+CHER
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 5, tenor 8-2-26 in F♯
TowerBase 3600View Felstead peals
Bells 5Edit details
Overhauled 2009 by Matthew Higby
Tuned 2009
Tenor 8-2-26 (978 lb or 444 kg) in F♯ (746.0Hz)
Practice Sat (by arrangement) 17:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-4 1118.0 C♯ 28.94" 1907 Llewellins & James F
2 5-3-10 997.0 B 31.73" 1678 Thomas Purdue R
3 6-0-4 941.0 A♯ 33.23" 1861 George Mears R
4 7-2-18 838.0 G♯ 35.83" 1825 John Kingston R
5 8-2-26 746.0 F♯ 38.25" 1651† Robert II Austen R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 2,3,4,5 1898 [1907] Cast iron [Oak] John Warner & Sons [Llewellins & James]
1A 1 1907 Oak Llewellins & James