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Place Winterbourne Abbas
S Mary
Grid Ref SY618904
Lat, Long 50.71272, -2.54149 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DT2 9JE
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County Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 7433
Bells 3 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 7½cwt (~840lb or ~380kg) in A (861.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; tuning: 1,2#,3 of 3


Winterbourne Abbas, Dorset
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5½cwt 1057.5 C# 30.00" 1604 George Purdue R
2 6cwt 1022.5 B# 32.13" 1893 Llewellins & James Y
3 7½cwt 861.5 A 35.00" c1499† ? John Sturdy R
Source: CJND(Dorset); D Sloman

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 12/11/2017