Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S James Less, W Teignmouth, Teignmouth, Devon
Place Teignmouth, W Teignmouth
S James Less
or West Teignmouth
Shown in County Lists as Teignmouth, West
Grid Ref SX939731
Lat, Long 50.54800, -3.49867Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode TQ14 8JL
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 50.54789, -3.49905
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Lieutenancy area Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 12-2-17 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Ring of 8, tenor 12-2-17 in F♯
TowerBase 5371View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1963 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 12-2-17 (1417 lb or 643 kg) in F♯ (740.0Hz)
Practice Tue (last) 19:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information PN shared: S Michael(exc last); S James(last, earlier); rung from porch
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-24 1481.0 F♯ 27.00" 1879 Mears & Stainbank R
2 4-3-19 1398.0 E♯ 28.00" 1861 George Mears R
3 5-0-16 1246.0 D♯ 29.50" 1853 Charles & George Mears R
4 6-0-21 1107.0 C♯ 31.25" 1861 George Mears R
5 5-3-17 987.0 B 33.00" 1853 Charles & George Mears R
6 7-0-19 931.0 A♯ 34.50" 1861 George Mears R
7 9-0-2 832.0 G♯ 38.50" 1825 Thomas II Mears R
8 12-2-17 740.0 F♯ 42.88" 1879 Mears & Stainbank R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1963 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 8.3