Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter, Shaftesbury, Dorset
Place Shaftesbury
S Peter
Shown in County Lists as Shaftesbury, S Peter
Grid Ref ST862229
Lat, Long 51.00574, -2.19701Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode SP7 8HY
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 12-2-26 in E♭See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/mere/tower-206
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 12-2-26 in E♭
TowerBase 4300View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1922 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 12-2-26 (1426 lb or 647 kg) in E♭
Additional information 5th (13-2-7) is heavier than tenor
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-3-10 C 31.00" 1684† Thomas Purdue R
2 5-0-15 B♭ 31.63" 1670† ? Robert II Austen & Thomas Bickham R
3 6-0-22 A♭ 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 E♭ 43.63" 1672† Thomas Purdue R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 c1892 Oak unidentified