Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Thomas M, Bristol, City of Bristol
Place Bristol
S Thomas M
Shown in County Lists as Bristol, S Thomas
Grid Ref ST591727
Postcode BS1 6JG
Lat, Long 51.45244, -2.59005Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav No optimised destination for satellite navigation has been submittedAdd details
Lieutenancy area City of Bristol
Country England
Ownership Churches Conservation Trust
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 27-3-25 in DSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://bristolbells.weebly.com/st-thomas.html
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 12039
Ring of 8, tenor 27-3-25 in D
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 27-3-25 (3133 lb or 1421 kg) in D (575.5 Hz)
Additional information One bell (or more) from ring unringable: tenor; ringing temporarily suspended
TowerBase ID 748View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 8-1-15 1179.5 D 33.11" 1756 Thomas I Bilbie R
2 8-3-5 1107.5 C♯ 33.89" 1756 Thomas I Bilbie R
3 9-2-0 954.0 B 36.73" 1743 Thomas I Bilbie R
4 10-2-23 855.0 A 38.50" 1627 Roger I Purdue R
5 12-2-24 773.5 G 42.64" c1425† John Gosselin R
6 17-0-20 720.5 F♯ 44.17" c1480† Richard Thomas(formerly 'RT') R
7 19-0-19 638.0 E 48.50" 1666† Roger II Purdue R
8 27-3-25 575.5 D 54.88" 1894 Llewellins & James R
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus 1½ cwt 1919.5 B 18.00" 1764 Thomas I Bilbie Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 of 8 Timber unidentified 8.1
Update log
14/12/2019 1-8: frameid added; frame info added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
15/11/2019 Ringing temporarily suspended: tenor unringable [TimJ (#253 info N Bowden) via e-mail]
01/10/2019 URL added [N Bowden via e-mail]