Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Sturminster Marshall, Dorset
Place Sturminster Marshall
S Mary
Grid Ref ST951003
Lat, Long 50.80305, -2.07083Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BH21 4BU
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 18-0-23 in E♭See below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/east-dorset/tower-231
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 18-0-23 in E♭
TowerBase 4831View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1980 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1911
Tenor 18-0-23 (2039 lb or 925 kg) in E♭ (614.5Hz)
Practice Wed 19:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
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 B♭ 33.44" 1911 Gillett & Johnston F
3 7-2-16 818.0 A♭ 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 E♭ 48.50" c1400† Salisbury foundry R
Sanctus 1-0-2 1891.5 B♭ 17.50" 1911 Gillett & Johnston F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 Sanctus 1911 Steel & cast iron Gillett & Johnston
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1911 Steel & cast iron Gillett & Johnston