Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Puddletown, Dorset
Place Puddletown
S Mary V
Grid Ref SY758943
Lat, Long 50.74831, -2.34352Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode DT2 8RY
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 16-1-18 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/dorchester/tower-190
Affiliations Dorset County Association
Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Updates 04/10/2020: Restoration work complete [David Potter]
Ring of 6, tenor 16-1-18 in E
TowerBase 3998View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 2020 by John Taylor & Co
1897 by Mears & Stainbank
Tenor 16-1-18 (1838 lb or 834 kg) in E
Practice Thu 18:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-3-2 C♯ 30.50" 1897 Mears & Stainbank Y
2 <6-2-2 B 32.75" 1674 Thomas Purdue R
3 <8-2-24 A 35.38" 1728 William Knight R
4 <10-1-14 G♯ 38.58" 1599† John Wallis R
5 <12-2-25 F♯ 41.75" c1625 (unidentified) R
6 16-1-18 E 46.75" 1897 Mears & Stainbank F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1897 Cast iron Thomas Blackbourn 8.3.A.g 6.5