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Place Turnworth
S Mary
Grid Ref ST821074
Lat, Long 50.86656, -2.25560 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DT11 0QF
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 6859
Bells 3 U/R | Supply Details
Tenor 6½cwt (~730lb or ~330kg) in B (973.5Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; tower unsafe; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4

Turnworth, Dorset
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4cwt 1136.0 D 27.00" c1699 (unidentified) Y 4
2 5¼cwt 1063.5 C♯ 30.25" c1499† ? Salisbury foundry Y N
3 6½cwt 973.5 B 32.75" c1699 (unidentified) Y N
Source: CJND(Dorset, p728)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 07/05/2013

Turnworth, Dorset
S Mary
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1870 Timber ? Local labour/guild/assn 5.1
Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 07/05/2013