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Place Queen Charlton
S Margaret
Grid Ref ST634670
Lat, Long 51.40094, -2.52709 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode BS31 2SH
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County Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 4020 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1998 by Eayre & Smith
Tenor 7-1-18 (830lb or 376kg) in Ab (837.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Tue (by arrangement)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Rung from chancel
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=QUEEN+CHAR
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association


Queen Charlton, Somerset
S Margaret
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-25 1406.0 F 24.50" 1997 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 3-3-19 1254.0 Eb 26.50" 1997 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
3 5cwt 1129.0 Db 29.50" 1902 Llewellins & James F
4 6cwt 1054.0 C 30.75" 1716 Edward Bilbie R
5 6-0-17 939.0 Bb 32.75" 1929 Llewellins & James F
6 7-1-18 837.0 Ab 35.75" c1450† Bristol foundry R 4
Clock 10cwt 770.0 G 39.63" 1776 William Bilbie R
Unused 6cwt 888.0 A 32.38" c1499† John Gosselin R
Source: ADH; P Denton; D Kelly; C Pickford; GWM(Som)

Contributed by: Andrew Higson
Last updated: 14/01/2012