Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Margaret of Antioch, Stratton St Margaret, Wiltshire
Place Stratton St Margaret
S Margaret of Antioch
Grid Ref SU179871
Postcode SN3 4LG
Lat, Long 51.58246, -1.74245Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.58163, -1.74211
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Lieutenancy area Wiltshire
Country England
Diocese Bristol
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 8-1-17 in GSee below
Other bellsSee below
Affiliation Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 12307
Ring of 8, tenor 8-1-17 in G
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8-1-17 (941 lb or 427 kg) in G (780.5 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Wed
Overhauled 1931 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1931
TowerBase ID 4816View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-6 1571.5 G 23.88" 1931 Mears & Stainbank F
2 3-3-2 1466.5 F♯ 25.63" 1931 Mears & Stainbank F
3 3-3-15 1304.0 E 27.25" 1909 Mears & Stainbank D
4 4-1-20 1176.0 D 29.00" 1909 Mears & Stainbank D
5 5-0-22 1042.0 C 30.88" 1931 Mears & Stainbank D
6 6-0-13 977.0 B 32.50" 1931 Mears & Stainbank D
7 7-1-12 877.5 A 34.50" 1669† Edward Neale
8 8-1-17 780.5 G 37.50" 1846 Charles & George Mears
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus 2516.0 E♭ 12.75" (unidentified)
Update log
09/01/2021 PN no longer shared with South Marston [Darran Ricks via Email]
19/03/2019 all: partials added [Nick Bowden via e-mail]
20/01/2019 all: nominal added [Nick Bowden via 00013243]