Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Sturminster Newton, Dorset
Place Sturminster Newton
S Mary
Grid Ref ST787139
Postcode DT10 1DG
Lat, Long 50.92464, -2.30317Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 16-0-18 in E♭See below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/mere/tower-232
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 16-0-18 in E♭
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 16-0-18 (1810 lb or 821 kg) in E♭ (617.0Hz)
Practice Wed (with exceptions)
Overhauled 1998 by Whites of Appleton
TowerBase 4832View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-1-19 1043.0 C 33.00" 1827 William Dobson R
2 5-2-11 921.5 B♭ 33.25" 1862 G Mears and Company R
3 7-1-13 820.0 A♭ 36.00" 1827 William Dobson R
4 9-2-17 776.0 G 39.38" 1827 William Dobson R
5 12-2-17 688.5 F 42.75" 1827† William Dobson Y
6 16-0-18 617.0 E♭ 47.50" 1612† John Wallis R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 5 1933 Cast iron John Taylor & Co
1 1,2,3,4,6 1998 Cast iron Whites of Appleton