Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas, Berwick Bassett, Wiltshire
Place Berwick Bassett
S Nicholas
Grid Ref SU098735
Postcode SN4 9NQ
Lat, Long 51.46074, -1.85954Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Wiltshire
Country England
Ownership Churches Conservation Trust
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 6 cwt in ASee below
Dove tower ID 13268
Ring of 3, tenor 6 cwt in A
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6 cwt (~670 lb or ~300 kg) in A (862.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; anticlockwise; rung from porch; No stays or sliders; No mains electricity; tuning: 1-3 of 4
TowerBase ID 6939
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1046.5 C 28.25" 1694† Robert I Cor Y
2 970.0 B 30.00" 1605 John Wallis Y
3 6 cwt 862.0 A 32.00" 1663 William III & Richard II Purdue Y
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Last updated: 14/07/2008