Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John, Toller Whelme, Dorset
Place Toller Whelme
S John
Grid Ref ST516015
Lat, Long 50.81135, -2.68741Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode DT8 3NU
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Ownership Private Ownership
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 2½ cwt in F♯See below
Frames 5See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/west-dorset/tower-243
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 5, tenor 2½ cwt in F♯
TowerBase 5063View Felstead peals
Bells 5Edit details
Tenor 2½ cwt (~280 lb or ~130 kg) in F♯ (1464.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Steel bells; rung from porch; No stays or sliders; tuning: (approx) 1,2,3,3,5 of 6
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 ¾cwt 2132.5 C♯ 17.00" 1868 Vickers Sons & Co A N
2 1cwt 1853.0 B 19.00" 1866 Vickers Sons & Co A N
3 1½cwt 1719.5 A 21.00" 1868 Vickers Sons & Co A N
4 2¼cwt 1716.0 A 24.25" 1868 Vickers Sons & Co B N
5 2½cwt 1464.0 F♯ 26.00" 1868 Vickers Sons & Co B N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1A 1 c1868 Steel Naylor, Vickers and Co 8.3.B.a(i)
1B 2 c1866 Steel Naylor, Vickers and Co 8.3.B.a(i)
1C 3 c1868 Steel Naylor, Vickers and Co 8.3.B.a(i)
1D 4 c1868 Steel Naylor, Vickers and Co 8.3.B.a(i)
1E 5 c1868 Steel Naylor, Vickers and Co 8.3.B.a(i)