Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Pilton, Somerset
Place Pilton
S John Bapt
Grid Ref ST588408
Postcode BA4 4BE
Lat, Long 51.16508, -2.59002Locate 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, tenor 17-2-0 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=PILTON+S
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 8, tenor 17-2-0 in E
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 17-2-0 (1960 lb or 889 kg) in E
Also Simulator
Practice Tue (exc 1st)
Additional information PN alternates with Pylle
Overhauled 1996 by Whites of Appleton
Tuned 1956
TowerBase 3911View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-23 E 28.00" 1998 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 5-0-7 D♯ 29.12" 1998 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
3 5-2-4 C♯ 31.13" 1726 William Cockey Y
4 5-3-2 B 32.75" 1726 William Cockey Y
5 8-2-2 A 36.13" 1956 Mears & Stainbank F
6 9-2-6 G♯ 38.25" 1761 Thomas I Bilbie Y
7 12-1-16 F♯ 41.88" 1785 William Bilbie Y
8 17-2-0 E 46.88" 1923 Llewellins & James F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1996 Cast iron Whites of Appleton