Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Laurence, Upwey, Weymouth, Dorset
Place Weymouth, Upwey
S Laurence
or Upwey
Shown in County Lists as Weymouth, Upwey
Grid Ref SY660852
Postcode DT3 4LG
Lat, Long 50.66586, -2.48181Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 9½ cwt in ASee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/dorchester/tower-248
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 9½ cwt in A
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 9½ cwt (~1060 lb or ~480 kg) in A (863.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Wed
Overhauled 1982
TowerBase 5182View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3½cwt 1445.0 F♯ 25.50" 1912 Llewellins & James F 4
2 4cwt 1290.5 E 26.63" 1912 Llewellins & James F 4
3 5cwt 1154.5 D 29.00" 1912 Llewellins & James F 4
4 5½cwt 1079.0 C♯ 30.00" 1912 Llewellins & James F 4
5 6½cwt 955.0 B 33.38" 1767† James Smith R 4
6 9½cwt 863.5 A 37.88" 1912 Llewellins & James F 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,2 1912 Steel Llewellins & James
1 3,4,5,6 1912 Steel & cast iron Llewellins & James