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Place Talaton
S James A&M
Grid Ref SY067997
Lat, Long 50.78970, -3.32453 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode EX5 2RH
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 50.78912, -3.32429 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 4915 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1932 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1932
Tenor 12-2-22 (1422lb or 645kg) in F (693.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet


Talaton, Devon
S James A&M
Bells Hide Details
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 Bb 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
Source: JGMS notes; D Sloman; J Clarke; D Kelly; TimJ(AAJB/G&J)

Contributed by: [John Scott]
Last updated: 08/01/2018