Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Thomas of Canterbury, Northlew, Devon
Place Northlew
S Thomas of Canterbury
Grid Ref SX505991
Lat, Long 50.77280, -4.12169Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode EX20 3NR
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Lieutenancy area Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 6-3-5 in G♯See below
Frames 2See below
Ring of 6, tenor 6-3-5 in G♯
TowerBase 3651View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 6-3-5 (761 lb or 345 kg) in G♯ (832.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-18 1392.5 E♯ 25.50" 1925 John Taylor & Co F
2 3-2-18 1239.0 D♯ 26.50" 1772 J III,C IV & W Pennington & Co R
3 3-2-15 1101.0 C♯ 27.75" 1772 J III,C IV & W Pennington & Co R
4 3-3-21 1037.0 B♯ 28.63" 1772 J III,C IV & W Pennington & Co R
5 4-2-27 923.0 A♯ 31.38" 1772 J III,C IV & W Pennington & Co R
6 6-3-5 832.5 G♯ 35.00" 1799 John IV Pennington R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1 1925 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.D.a 1.
1 2,3,4,5,6 1925 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.D.a 5.1