Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S James, Abbots Bickington, Devon
Place Abbots Bickington
S James
Grid Ref SS384132
Postcode EX22 7LQ
Lat, Long 50.89614, -4.29828Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 5 cwt in DSee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 10151
Ring of 3, tenor 5 cwt in D
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 5 cwt (~560 lb or ~250 kg) in D (1357.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; anticlockwise; notes perceived not=nominal/2; tuning: 1,2,4 of 5
TowerBase ID 6922
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2 cwt 1712.5 G 23.25" c1550† Exeter foundry Y
2 3¾ cwt 1523.5 F 26.25" c1550† Exeter foundry Y
3 5 cwt 1357.0 D 28.25" (unidentified)
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3
[1998]
Oak
[Steel]
(unidentified)
[Peter Bazley]
6.A 3.1
Update log
Last updated: 26/06/2010