Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Blessed Virgin Mary, Stoke sub Hamdon, Somerset
Place Stoke sub Hamdon
Blessed Virgin Mary
or East Stoke
Grid Ref ST483172
Lat, Long 50.95269, -2.73606Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode TA14 6UF
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 17-0-15 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=STOKE+SUBH
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 17-0-15 in E
TowerBase 4765View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tuned 1949
Tenor 17-0-15 (1919 lb or 870 kg) in E (641.0Hz)
Practice Mon (see tower website)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-1-16 1082.0 C♯ 31.00" 1949 John Taylor & Co F
2 5-3-19 962.0 B 32.75" 1787 George Davis R
3 8-2-19 856.0 A 36.75" 1910 John Taylor & Co F
4 10-1-7 808.0 G♯ 38.00" 1949 John Taylor & Co F
5 13-0-15 722.0 F♯ 43.00" c1580† Roger Semson R
6 17-0-15 641.0 E 46.75" 1688† Thomas Purdue R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1949 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.e 6.1