Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Martin, Shipton Gorge, Dorset
Place Shipton Gorge
S Martin
Grid Ref SY497914
Lat, Long 50.72057, -2.71260Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode DT6 4TA
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 4-3-24 in CSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/west-dorset/tower-211
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 4-3-24 in C
TowerBase 4370View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1996 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1996
Tenor 4-3-24 (556 lb or 252 kg) in C (1067.5Hz)
Practice Tue 19:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-2-11 1793.5 A 22.00" 1996 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 2-2-27 1598.0 G 23.13" 1996 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
3 3-1-19 1424.5 F 25.00" 1910 John Warner & Sons Y
4 3-2-21 1343.0 E 26.00" 1910 John Warner & Sons Y
5 4-0-3 1195.0 D 27.75" 1665 Thomas Purdue Y
6 4-3-24 1067.5 C 30.13" 1910 John Warner & Sons Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 3,4,5,6 1910 Steel & cast iron John Warner & Sons 4.
1A 1,2 1996 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd