Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nectan, Ashcombe, Devon
Place Ashcombe
S Nectan
Grid Ref SX912795
Postcode EX7 0QE
Lat, Long 50.60555, -3.53869Locate 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 I by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 9 cwt in ASee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 13239
Ring of 3, tenor 9 cwt in A
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 9 cwt (~1010 lb or ~460 kg) in A (840.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Derelict; unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; three-quarter wheels
TowerBase ID 6929
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1080.5 C♯ 30.75" 1686† Mordecai Cockey Y N
2 969.0 B 34.25" c1460† Exeter foundry Y N
3 9 cwt 840.0 A 36.00" 1607† George Purdue Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 Oak (unidentified) 5.A 3.1
Update log
Last updated: 14/02/2016