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Place Whitchurch Canonicorum
S Candida & Holy Cross
Grid Ref SY396954
Lat, Long 50.75545, -2.85674 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DT6 6RQ
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 5452 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 | Supply Details
Overhauled 2012 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 16-3-26 (1902lb or 863kg) in D (587.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Tue
Also Toilet
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/west-dorset/tower-258
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild


Whitchurch Canonicorum, Dorset
S Candida & Holy Cross
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-0-27 1174.0 D 30.13" 1912 John Warner & Sons F Y
2 6-2-22 1107.0 C♯ 31.38" 1912 John Warner & Sons F Y
3 6-0-21 985.5 B 33.38" 1904 Mears & Stainbank R Y
4 6-3-25 881.0 A 34.88" 1893 John Warner & Sons R Y
5 7-3-12 783.0 G 37.25" 1641† William & John Wiseman R Y
6 10-1-7 738.0 F♯ 39.13" 2012 John Taylor & Co F N
7 13-0-17 660.0 E 44.13" 1603† Richard I Purdue R Y
8 16-3-26 587.0 D 48.25" 1669† Thomas Purdue R Y
Service 9-3-0 738.0 F♯ 39.63" 1603† Richard I Purdue R Y
Source: CJND(Dorset,p769); CBC; A Higson; P Mason; D Sloman

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 10/11/2017


Whitchurch Canonicorum, Dorset
S Candida & Holy Cross
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1893 Timber John Warner
Contributed by: David Sloman
Last updated: 10/11/2017