Dove Logo Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers

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Place West Lydford
S Peter
Grid Ref ST564318
Lat, Long 51.08454, -2.62291 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TA11 7DH
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County Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 5359 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2000 by Andrew Nicholson
Tenor 13¾cwt (~1540lb or ~700kg) in F (690.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Mon (check with contact)
Additional information PN shared: Barton St David; Kingweston; West Lydford
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=WEST+LYDFO
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association


West Lydford, Somerset
S Peter
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5cwt 1158.0 D 30.25" 1911 John Warner & Sons F N
2 5½cwt 1045.0 C 31.00" 1911 John Warner & Sons F N
3 6¾cwt 919.0 Bb 33.75" 1607† Richard I Purdue R Y
4 8cwt 865.0 A 36.75" 1587† ? (unidentified) R Y
5 10cwt 768.0 G 39.25" 1605† Richard I Purdue R Y
6 13¾cwt 690.0 F 44.00" 1698 Thomas Purdue R Y
Source: Warner list; CBC; CD Dorset pp888,903; GWM(Som); P Denton;
M Higby

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 25/03/2020