Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary Magd, Thornford, Dorset
Place Thornford
S Mary Magd
Grid Ref ST603132
Lat, Long 50.91747, -2.56614Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode DT9 6QY
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 8-2-22 in ASee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/west-dorset/tower-239
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 8-2-22 in A
TowerBase 4989View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 2013 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 8-2-22 (974 lb or 442 kg) in A (855.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1906 Composite John Warner & Sons 8.3.A.e 6.4