Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Edward, Shaugh Prior, Devon
Place Shaugh Prior
S Edward
Grid Ref SX542631
Postcode PL7 5HA
Lat, Long 50.44973, -4.05400Locate 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 I by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 15-1-3 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Devon Association
Dove tower ID 10929
Ring of 6, tenor 15-1-3 in E
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 15-1-3 (1711 lb or 776 kg) in E (645.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Mon (1st)
Overhauled 1937 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase ID 4314View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-1-17 1084.0 C♯ 32.00" 1769 J III, C IV & W Pennington & Co R
2 6-0-11 966.0 B 33.00" 1769 J III, C IV & W Pennington & Co R
3 6-1-22 860.0 A 34.00" 1769 J III, C IV & W Pennington & Co R
4 7-2-14 812.0 G♯ 36.38" 1769 J III, C IV & W Pennington & Co R
5 9-2-1 724.0 F♯ 40.38" 1769 J III, C IV & W Pennington & Co R
6 15-1-3 645.0 E 45.13" 1886 John Warner & Sons R
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1937 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 8.3
Update log
08/11/2020 Restoration work complete. Major maintenance [David Potter via Email]
15/09/2020 Restoration work begun to galvanise parts of the frame and major maintenance with part new fittings (JT&Co) [Ryan Trout via Email]
23/07/2019 Taylor inspectn >> ringing be limited until major mtce done [Ryan Trout via e-mail]