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Place Swanage
S Mary V
Grid Ref SZ027787
Lat, Long 50.60871, -1.96313 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode BH19 1HU
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 4878 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1940 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tuned 1940
Tenor 22-0-24 (2488lb or 1129kg) in E (642.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Wed
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Swanage, Dorset
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-14 1283.0 E 27.63" 1940 John Taylor & Co F
2 5-0-1 1213.0 D# 28.63" 1940 John Taylor & Co F
3 5-3-4 1081.0 C# 30.50" 1940 John Taylor & Co F
4 6-3-6 962.0 B 33.25" 1594† John Wallis R
5 7-3-0 857.0 A 35.50" 1612 John Wallis R
6 10-0-26 808.0 G# 38.00" 1888 John Taylor & Co Y
7 14-2-23 721.0 F# 43.00" 1940 John Taylor & Co F
8 22-0-24 642.5 E 49.50" 1888 John Taylor & Co F
Source: CJND(Dorset); M Chester; A Higson; tower website; CBC;
TimJ(REMRKS250)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 28/10/2019