Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Skilgate, Somerset
Place Skilgate
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SS986272
Lat, Long 51.03548, -3.44639Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode TA4 2DQ
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 9-3-23 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=SKILGATE
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 5, tenor 9-3-23 in G
TowerBase 4429View Felstead peals
Bells 5Edit details
Tuned 1922
Tenor 9-3-23 (1115 lb or 506 kg) in G (788.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-10 1184.0 D 27.00" 1922 Gillett & Johnston F
2 4-3-13 1052.0 C 30.00" 1922 Gillett & Johnston F
3 5-0-5 986.0 B 31.88" 1609† George Purdue R
4 6-3-25 886.0 A 34.94" 1648† William III Purdue R
5 9-3-23 788.0 G 38.63" 1612† George Purdue R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 1922 Cast iron William Aggett and Sons