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Place Woodbury
S Swithun
Grid Ref SY009871
Lat, Long 50.67582, -3.40352 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode EX5 1HW
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 50.67455, -3.40394 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 5630 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 23-0-3 (2579lb or 1170kg) in D
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Wed (1st)
Affiliation Guild of Devonshire Ringers
Updates 19/02/2020: Tenor wt amended (from 23-2-21) [Mark Walker (WofA) via pNBR]


Woodbury, Devon
S Swithun
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-2-1 D 30.50" 1898 Mears & Stainbank R
2 5-3-4 C# 31.50" 1898 Mears & Stainbank R
3 6-3-10 B 32.88" 1737 William Evans R
4 7-1-26 A 34.50" 1624† John II Birdall Y 8
5 9-0-13 G 37.50" 1605† Thomas Birdall Y 8
6 12-1-6 F# 41.00" c1499† Bristol foundry Y 8
7 15-2-21 E 44.88" 1960 Mears & Stainbank F
8 23-0-3 D 50.25" 1629† Thomas II Pennington Y 8
Source: JGMS notes; D Sloman; J Clarke; M Walker(WoA)

Contributed by: [John Scott]
Last updated: 19/02/2020