Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas & BVM, Stowey, Somerset
Place Stowey
S Nicholas & BVM
Grid Ref ST599594
Lat, Long 51.33264, -2.57686Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BS39 5TQ
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 6-2-4 in ASee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=STOWEY
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 6-2-4 in A
TowerBase 4800View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1991 by Eayre & Smith
Tenor 6-2-4 (732 lb or 332 kg) in A (873.0Hz)
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-23 1464.0 F♯ 25.00" 1991 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 3-3-2 1305.5 E 26.25" 1730 Thomas I Bilbie Y 4
3 3-2-17 1164.0 D 27.00" 1730 Thomas I Bilbie Y 4
4 3-2-22 1096.0 C♯ 28.00" 1730 Thomas I Bilbie Y 4
5 4-3-5 977.5 B 30.25" 1730 Thomas I Bilbie Y 4
6 6-2-4 873.0 A 34.00" 1730 Thomas I Bilbie Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,2,3,4 1991 Steel & cast iron Eayre & Smith
1 5,6 1991 Steel & cast iron Eayre & Smith