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Place West Stour
S Mary
Grid Ref ST784229
Lat, Long 51.00510, -2.30839 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SP8 5RJ
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 7431
Bells 3 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 8cwt (~900lb or ~410kg) in A (860.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Rung from porch; ropes fall in a straight line


West Stour, Dorset
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5cwt 1125.0 *C# 29.50" 1635† John Dawton Y N
2 6½cwt 986.0 B 33.50" 1733 William Cockey Y N
3 8cwt 860.0 A 36.00" c1499† Shaftesbury foundry Y N
Source: CJND(Dorset, p761); Tim Jackson; CBC

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 05/01/2014