Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Blessed Virgin Mary, Abbotskerswell, Devon
Place Abbotskerswell
Blessed Virgin Mary
Grid Ref SX855687
Postcode TQ12 5PG
Lat, Long 50.50728, -3.61481Locate 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 6 (full circle ring), tenor 10 cwt in GSee below
Frames 2See below
Dove tower ID 11765
Ring of 6, tenor 10 cwt in G
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 10 cwt (~1120 lb or ~510 kg) in G (803.0 Hz)
TowerBase ID 7View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-1 1360.5 E 27.50" 1924 Mears & Stainbank F
2 4-3-2 1198.5 D 28.88" 1924 Mears & Stainbank F
3 5-1-3 1076.0 C 31.00" 1924 Mears & Stainbank F
4 1003.5 B 32.75" 1924 Mears & Stainbank F
5 897.0 A 35.88" 1705 Thomas III Pennington R 4
6 10 cwt 803.0 G 38.25" 1637 Thomas II Pennington R 4
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 4,5,6 Cast iron (unidentified) 8.3.A.I
1 1,2,3 Oak (unidentified) 6.A 6.4
Update log
Last updated: 13/04/2016