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Place Thelbridge
S David
Grid Ref SS787121
Lat, Long 50.89617, -3.72556 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode EX17 4SH
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Lieutenancy area Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 4973 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 U/R | Supply Details
Tenor 8cwt (~900lb or ~410kg) in A (864.5Hz)
Frames 2 (see below)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable


Thelbridge, Devon
S David
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3cwt 1516.5 F♯ 24.50" 1871 William Blews & Sons Y
2 3¾cwt 1329.5 E 26.75" 1754 William Evans Y 4
3 4cwt 1180.0 D 28.00" 1727 William Evans Y 4
4 4½cwt 1103.5 C♯ 29.50" 1727 William Evans Y 4
5 6cwt 983.0 B 32.38" 1727 William Evans Y 4
6 8cwt 864.5 A 36.75" 1827 Thomas II Mears Y 4
Source: JGMS notes; D Sloman; D Kelly

Contributed by: [John Scott]
Last updated: 10/09/2014


Thelbridge, Devon
S David
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 4,5,6 [1908] Oak unidentified [Harry Stokes]
2 1,2,3 Oak unidentified
Contributed by: James Clarke
Last updated: 23/07/2010