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Place Teignmouth, W Teignmouth
S James Less
or West Teignmouth
Shown in County Lists as Teignmouth, West
Grid Ref SX939731
Lat, Long 50.54800, -3.49867 (Locate 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 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 5371 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1963 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tenor 12-2-17 (1417lb or 643kg) in F# (740.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Tue (last) 19:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
Additional information Rung from porch; PN shared: S Michael(exc last); S James(last, earlier)
Affiliation Guild of Devonshire Ringers


W Teignmouth, Teignmouth, Devon
S James Less
Bells Hide Details
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
Source: C Pickford(&JGMS), Historians#9598, D Sloman; ADH; J Clarke

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 23/07/2010