Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S James Gt, Winscombe, Somerset
Place Winscombe
S James Gt
Grid Ref ST411566
Lat, Long 51.30594, -2.84584Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BS25 1BX
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 18-1-8 in E♭See below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=WINSCOMBE
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 8, tenor 18-1-8 in E♭
TowerBase 5553View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1982 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 1982
Tenor 18-1-8 (2052 lb or 931 kg) in E♭ (621.0Hz)
Practice Thu
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-2-16 1243.0 E♭ 29.00" 1903 John Taylor & Co F
2 5-3-23 1166.5 D 29.75" 1903 John Taylor & Co F
3 6-3-27 1039.0 C 33.25" 1770 Abraham Bilbie R
4 7-0-25 932.0 B♭ 35.00" 1770 Abraham Bilbie R
5 8-2-11 830.0 A♭ 37.50" 1770 Abraham Bilbie R
6 9-1-15 778.5 G 39.00" 1770 Abraham Bilbie R
7 12-1-18 699.0 F 43.00" 1770 Abraham Bilbie R
8 18-1-8 621.0 E♭ 48.75" 1770 Abraham Bilbie R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,3 1903 Steel John Taylor & Co
1 2,4,5,6,7,8 1897 Oak Thomas Blackbourn