Dove Logo Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers

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Place South Wraxall
S James
Grid Ref ST832647
Lat, Long 51.38181, -2.24205 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode BA15 2SB
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County Wiltshire
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 4500 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 7½cwt (~840lb or ~380kg) in Bb (917.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; derelict
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/devizes/tower-218
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


South Wraxall, Wiltshire
S James
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3¼cwt 1603.0 G 25.75" 1769† Abraham Bilbie Y
2 3¾cwt 1387.0 F 26.75" 1769† Abraham Bilbie Y
3 4cwt 1230.0 Eb 27.50" 1769† Abraham Bilbie Y
4 4½cwt 1100.0 D 29.00" 1769† Abraham Bilbie Y
5 5cwt 1029.0 C 31.50" 1769† Abraham Bilbie Y
6 7½cwt 917.0 Bb 34.75" 1769† Abraham Bilbie Y
Source: GAD NBR; Dove tenor wt; Matthew Higby

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 18/01/2010