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Place Purton
S Mary
Grid Ref SU096871
Lat, Long 51.58330, -1.86186
Postcode SN5 4EB
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County Wiltshire
Country England
Diocese Bristol
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 4009 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below)
Overhauled 1924 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1924
Tenor 20-0-14 (2254lb or 1022kg) in C# (555.0Hz)
Practice Fri
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association


Purton, Wiltshire
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-3-0 1113.0 C# 30.25" 1989 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
2 6-0-22 1039.0 B# 30.88" 1989 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
3 6-3-0 932.0 A# 33.50" 1924 Gillett & Johnston F
4 8-0-21 832.0 G# 36.50" 1793 Robert II Wells R
5 14-2-0 735.0 F# 42.00" 1923 Gillett & Johnston F
6 15-2-22 692.0 E# 44.00" 1598† Joseph Carter Y
7 18-2-13 616.0 D# 47.88" 1916 John Taylor & Co F
8 20-0-14 555.0 C# 49.63" 1738 Abel Rudhall Y
Sanctus 2546.0 Eb 1760 Abel Rudhall
Source: M Smith; A Bull; CJP; ADH; A Barnes; CBC; D Cawley;
TimJ(AAJB;REMRKS256)

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 07/12/2019

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