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Place Shaftesbury
S James Gt
Shown in County Lists as Shaftesbury, S James
Grid Ref ST857223
Lat, Long 51.00066, -2.20382 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SP7 8HG
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 4299 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2006 by Robert Parker
Tuned 2006
Tenor 8-0-4 (900lb or 408kg) in F# (733.6Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Toilet
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/mere/tower-205
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Updates 16/06/2019: Indication of available toilet facility added [TimJ (REMRKS 244) via e-mail]


Shaftesbury, Dorset
S James Gt
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-23 1231.2 D# 27.50" 1875 Mears & Stainbank R
2 4-1-16 1099.2 C# 28.38" 1597† John Wallis Y 8
3 5-0-3 989.0 B 30.75" c1399† (unidentified) Y 8
4 5-3-1 919.5 A# 32.00" 1629 John Dawton Y 8
5 6-1-20 822.0 G# 35.00" 1875 Mears & Stainbank R
6 8-0-4 733.6 F# 38.50" 1875 Mears & Stainbank R
Source: CJND(Dorset); B Parker

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 24/02/2012