Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S James A&M, Talaton, Devon
Place Talaton
S James A&M
Grid Ref SY067997
Postcode EX5 2RH
Lat, Long 50.78970, -3.32453Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 50.78912, -3.32429
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Lieutenancy area Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 12-2-22 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Ring of 6, tenor 12-2-22 in F
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 12-2-22 (1422 lb or 645 kg) in F (693.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Overhauled 1932 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1932
TowerBase 4915View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-19 1152.0 D 30.25" 1891 John Warner & Sons R
2 5-1-5 1031.0 C 30.50" 1923 Gillett & Johnston F
3 5-3-20 914.0 B♭ 34.00" 1792 Thomas (Castleman) III Bilbie R 8
4 7-3-14 862.5 A 36.50" c1499† Exeter foundry Y 8
5 10-1-19 775.0 G 40.25" 1751 Thomas I Bilbie R 8
6 12-2-22 693.0 F 42.88" c1555† Roger Semson Y 8
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1932 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston 8.3.A.m 6.1