Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary Magd, Fifehead Magdalen, Dorset
Place Fifehead Magdalen
S Mary Magd
Grid Ref ST782215
Postcode SP8 5RT
Lat, Long 50.99331, -2.31089Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 8½ cwt in A♯See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/mere/tower-90
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 12437
Ring of 3, tenor 8½ cwt in A♯
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8½ cwt (~950 lb or ~430 kg) in A♯ (941.0 Hz)
Additional information Tuning: 1-3 of 5
TowerBase ID 6758
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5 cwt 1127.0 C♯ 29.38" 1595† John Wallis Y
2 6½ cwt 996.5 B 33.25" 1683 Thomas Purdue Y
3 8½ cwt 941.0 A♯ 37.00" c1500† Salisbury foundry Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 1905 Oak John Holmes Wooldridge
Update log
Last updated: 02/01/2017