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Place Stocklinch Ottersey
S Mary V
Grid Ref ST386170
Lat, Long 50.94992, -2.87457 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TA19 9JL
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County Somerset
Country England
Ownership Churches Conservation Trust
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 6811
Bells 3 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 4½cwt (~500lb or ~230kg) in C (1061.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; no stays or sliders; no electricity; tuning: 1,4,5 of 5


Stocklinch Ottersey, Somerset
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2¾cwt 1565.0 G 23.13" 1670† ? R Apsey & Thomas Bickham Y
2 3½cwt 1196.0 D 26.88" 1637† William III Purdue R
3 4½cwt 1061.0 C 29.88" c1500† Bristol foundry Y
Source: CBC 05/03; CD Dorset pp 895,913; TimJ; D Kelly;
P Denton (info: Soundweld)

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 26/10/2015