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Place Sturminster Marshall
S Mary
Grid Ref ST951003
Lat, Long 50.80305, -2.07083 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode BH21 4BU
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 4831 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1980 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 1911
Tenor 18-0-23 (2039lb or 925kg) in Eb (614.5Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Wed 19:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/east-dorset/tower-231
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Sturminster Marshall, Dorset
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-2-21 1026.0 C 31.31" 1911 Gillett & Johnston F
2 6-2-7 917.5 Bb 33.44" 1911 Gillett & Johnston F
3 7-2-16 818.0 Ab 36.25" c1400† Salisbury foundry R
4 10-3-4 770.0 G 39.50" 1622† John Wallis R
5 13-2-3 690.0 F 44.00" c1400† Salisbury foundry R
6 18-0-23 614.5 Eb 48.50" c1400† Salisbury foundry R
Sanctus 1-0-2 1891.5 Bb 17.50" 1911 Gillett & Johnston F
Source: Dalton(Dorset,p664); CBC; P Denton; J Pease; TimJ(AAJB/G&J)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 29/12/2017