Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Pitney, Somerset
Place Pitney
S John Bapt
Grid Ref ST444285
Lat, Long 51.05318, -2.79392Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode TA10 9AR
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 8-2-2 in ASee below
Frames 3See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=PITNEY
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 8-2-2 in A
TowerBase 3924View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 8-2-2 (954 lb or 433 kg) in A (906.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-2-10 1514.0 F♯ 23.50" 1910 Llewellins & James F
2 3-1-2 1357.0 E 25.25" 1898 Mears & Stainbank R 4
3 3-3-2 1208.0 D 27.63" c1630† (unidentified) R 4
4 4-2-9 1132.0 C♯ 29.00" 1965 Mears & Stainbank F
5 5-3-8 994.5 B 31.50" 1705† Thomas Purdue & Thomas Knight Y
6 8-2-2 906.5 A 34.50" 1705† Thomas Purdue & Thomas Knight Y
Service 3-0-2 1238.0 E♭ 25.13" c1350† Thomas Hey Y 4
Service 2 4-3-4 1159.0 D 30.00" c1399† ? Salisbury foundry R 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2A Service 2014 Steel Robert Parker
1 3,4,5,6,Service 2 1874 Oak Thomas II Hooper/Harry Stokes
1A 1,2 2014 Steel Robert Parker