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Place Shaftesbury
S Peter
Shown in County Lists as Shaftesbury, S Peter
Grid Ref ST862229
Lat, Long 51.00574, -2.19701 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SP7 8HY
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 4300 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1922 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tenor 12-2-26 (1426lb or 647kg) in Eb
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Additional information 5th (13-2-7) is heavier than tenor
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/mere/tower-206
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Shaftesbury, Dorset
S Peter
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-3-10 C 31.00" 1684† Thomas Purdue R
2 5-0-15 Bb 31.63" 1670† ? Robert II Austen & Thomas Bickham R
3 6-0-22 Ab 35.00" 1738 William Cockey R
4 8-0-12 G 37.25" 1738 William Cockey R
5 13-2-7 F 43.25" 1776 Robert I Wells R
6 12-2-26 Eb 43.63" 1672† Thomas Purdue R
Source: CJND(Dorset, p580); David Sloman(CBC)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 19/02/2011