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Place Shaftesbury, Cann
School Chapel Arts Centre
or Cann
Shown in County Lists as Shaftesbury, Cann
Grid Ref ST867227
Lat, Long 51.00372, -2.19044 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SP7 8HU
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County Dorset
Country England
Ownership Other Trust
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 5769 See Felstead Peals
Bells 4 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 6-2-22 (750lb or 340kg) in B (986.0Hz)
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Additional information Former ch of S Rumbold; steel bells; owner: Lushtrust; ringing currently not permitted
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/mere/tower-42
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Updates 27/02/2020: No ringing at present: structural problems [TimJ (#267 info Lushtrust chairman) via e-mail]
27/02/2020: Owner now Lushtrust (formerly Shaftesbury School foundation) [.. and leased to Shaftesbury School TimJ (#267) via e-mail]


Cann, Shaftesbury, Dorset
School Chapel Arts Centre
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-25 1330.5 E 28.75" 1861 Naylor,Vickers & Co B N
2 3-2-22 1238.0 D# 28.63" 1863 Naylor,Vickers & Co B N
3 5-0-2 1131.0 C# 32.00" 1861 Naylor,Vickers & Co B N
4 6-2-22 986.0 B 35.75" 1863 Naylor,Vickers & Co B N
Source: CJND(Dorset); C Pickford; TimJ; B Hibbert; G Vant; D Sloman

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 07/09/2017