Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Holy Cross, Weston Bampfylde, Somerset
Place Weston Bampfylde
Holy Cross
Grid Ref ST610249
Lat, Long 51.02256, -2.55677Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BA22 7HT
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 3, tenor 6 cwt in BSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselectedie9.php?DoveID=WESTON BAM
Ring of 3, tenor 6 cwt in B
TowerBase 6814
Bells 3Edit details
Tenor 6 cwt (~670 lb or ~300 kg) in B (980.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Three-quarter wheels; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4cwt 1187.5 D 28.25" c1450† Bristol foundry Y 4
2 5¾cwt 1081.5 C♯ 31.88" c1499† ? (unidentified) Y 4
3 6cwt 980.5 B 34.00" 1599† William II Purdue Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1699 Oak unidentified 3.1