Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Orchard Portman, Somerset
Place Orchard Portman
S Michael
Grid Ref ST243216
Postcode TA3 7BQ
Lat, Long 50.98930, -3.07904Locate 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 II* by Historic England
Rings 4, tenor 5 cwt in BSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=ORCHARD+PO
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 4, tenor 5 cwt in B
Bells 4Edit details
Tenor 5 cwt (~560 lb or ~250 kg) in B
TowerBase 3745View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3½cwt E 24.38" 1657† William III & Richard II Purdue R
2 3½cwt D♯ 25.25" 1746 William Knight Y
3 4cwt C♯ 28.00" 1657† William III & Richard II Purdue Y
4 5cwt B 30.00" 1892 Llewellins & James Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4 1746 Oak William Duck