Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Ruined ch of Holy Trinity, Buckfastleigh, Devon
Place Buckfastleigh
Ruined ch of Holy Trinity
Grid Ref SX742665
Postcode TQ11 0EX
Lat, Long 50.48539, -3.77430Locate 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 8 (full circle ring), tenor 15-2-21 in FSee below
Frames 2See below
Dove tower ID 11599
Ring of 8, tenor 15-2-21 in F
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 15-2-21 (1757 lb or 797 kg) in F (692.0 Hz)
Additional information Ringing temporarily suspended
TowerBase ID 815View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-11 1386.0 F 26.50" 1934 John Taylor & Co F
2 4-2-23 1305.0 E 27.75" 1934 John Taylor & Co F
3 5-0-15 1163.0 D 28.88" 1934 John Taylor & Co F
4 5-1-24 1036.5 C 30.25" 1934 John Taylor & Co F
5 6-3-25 923.0 B♭ 33.25" 1934 John Taylor & Co F
6 8-1-17 871.5 A 35.50" 1934 John Taylor & Co F
7 10-3-21 777.0 G 39.00" 1934 John Taylor & Co F
8 15-2-21 692.0 F 43.63" 1934 John Taylor & Co F
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,2,4,5,7 1934 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.D.a
1 3,6,8 1934 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.D.a
Update log
21/12/2019 Ringing is currently suspended: concern re tower condition [TimJ (#258) via e-mail]