Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Pancras, West Bagborough, Somerset
Place West Bagborough
S Pancras
Grid Ref ST168337
Lat, Long 51.09657, -3.18893Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode TA4 3EG
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 20 cwt in ESee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=WEST+BAGBO
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Updates 14/03/2020: Tuning description is only approximate [TimJ (#269 info D Kelly) via e-mail]
Ring of 6, tenor 20 cwt in E
TowerBase 5330View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 20 cwt (~2240 lb or ~1020 kg) in E (669.5Hz)
Additional information Tuning: (approx) 2-7 of 10
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6cwt 1110.5 C♯ 33.00" 1730 Thomas II Wroth Y
2 6¾cwt 978.5 B 32.50" 1648† William III Purdue Y
3 9cwt 911.5 A♯ 36.00" 1787 George Davis Y
4 10¼cwt 839.5 G♯ 38.75" 1710 Thomas I Wroth Y
5 15-0-11 761.0 F♯ 43.00" 1897 John Taylor & Co F
6 20cwt 669.5 E 48.25" 1771 Thomas Bayley Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 3,4,5,6 c1799 Oak unidentified
1A 1,2 c1951 Steel Gillett & Johnston