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Place Thornford
S Mary Magd
Grid Ref ST603132
Lat, Long 50.91747, -2.56614 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DT9 6QY
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 4989 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2013 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tenor 8-2-22 (974lb or 442kg) in A (855.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/west-dorset/tower-239
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Thornford, Dorset
S Mary Magd
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-21 1438.0 F# 25.50" 1936 John Taylor & Co F 4
2 4-1-27 1285.0 E 28.00" 1906 John Warner & Sons R 4
3 5-0-9 1143.0 D 30.25" 1906 John Warner & Sons R 4
4 6-1-10 1079.0 C# 32.13" 1708 Thomas Knight R 8
5 6-3-24 962.0 B 34.25" 1593† William Warre R 8
6 8-2-22 855.0 A 36.25" 1722 William Knight R 8
Source: CJND(Dorset, p708); A Higson; Paul Mason

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 17/05/2013