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Place Witheridge
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SS803145
Lat, Long 50.91817, -3.70398 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode EX16 8AE
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 50.91773, -3.70366 (See Google Map) Edit details
Lieutenancy area Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 5587 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 | Supply Details
Overhauled 2019 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 23-3-6 (2666lb or 1209kg) in D (577.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Fri
Also Toilet
Affiliation Devon Association
Updates 31/10/2019: Maintenance work completed [TimJ (#251 info D Potter) via e-mail]
02/07/2019: Major mcte: c/s,clappers at L'boro; frame being painted [David Potter (JTco) via e-mail]


Witheridge, Devon
S John Bapt
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-0-24 1173.0 D 30.50" 1955 John Taylor & Co F
2 6-3-15 1104.0 C♯ 32.25" 1889 Mears & Stainbank R
3 8-0-2 980.0 B 34.63" 1754 William Evans R
4 8-3-9 871.0 A 37.00" 1754 William Evans R
5 10-3-14 771.0 G 40.50" 1754 William Evans R
6 12-2-22 727.0 F♯ 42.63" 1754 William Evans R
7 18-0-12 646.0 E 47.75" 1800 Thomas (Castleman) III Bilbie R
8 23-3-6 577.0 D 52.88" 1754 William Evans R
Source: JGMS notes; D Sloman; A Higson; J Clarke

Contributed by: [John Scott]
Last updated: 24/07/2010


Witheridge, Devon
S John Bapt
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1955 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h
Contributed by: James Clarke
Last updated: 24/07/2010