Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Margaret of Antioch, Corsley, Wiltshire
Place Corsley
S Margaret of Antioch
Grid Ref ST828467
Postcode BA12 7QE
Lat, Long 51.21952, -2.24677Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Wiltshire
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 10-0-27 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/devizes/tower-68
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 11803
Ring of 6, tenor 10-0-27 in F
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 10-0-27 (1147 lb or 520 kg) in F (705.5 Hz)
Overhauled 2019 by Matthew Higby
1966 by Mears & Stainbank
Tuned 2019
TowerBase ID 1318View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-4 1182.2 D 27.52" 1732 William Cockey R Y
2 4-2-1 1056.2 C 30.24" 1746 William Cockey R Y
3 5-0-0 942.2 B♭ 31.73" 1903 John Warner & Sons R Y
4 6-1-15 882.8 A 33.90" 1966 Mears & Stainbank F Y
5 7-3-5 790.0 G 36.38" 1903 John Warner & Sons F Y
6 10-0-27 705.5 F 40.51" 1746 William Cockey R Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1903 Cast iron John Warner & Sons 8.3.A.e 6.4
Update log
20/06/2019 Bells overhauled and tuned [Matthew Higby via e-mail]
20/06/2019 1: welded [Matthew Higby via e-mail]
15/04/2019 Tenor wt amended (from 11-2-5) [Matthew Higby via pNBR]
15/04/2019 1-6: wt,nominal,diam amended,turning added; 3: canon info amended [Matthew Higby via 00013378]
13/02/2019 Tenor wt amended (to 'as received' value) [Matthew Higby via pNBR]
13/02/2019 1-6:nominal added,wt amended [Matthew Higby via 00013293]
08/02/2019 All 6 bells now out for retuning and rehanging [Matthew Higby via e-mail]