Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael & All Angels, Hilperton, Wiltshire
Place Hilperton
S Michael & All Angels
Grid Ref ST870592
Postcode BA14 7RJ
Lat, Long 51.33197, -2.18672Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Wiltshire
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 7-0-24 in ASee below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/devizes/tower-112
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 13753
Ring of 6, tenor 7-0-24 in A
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 7-0-24 (808 lb or 367 kg) in A (891.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Overhauled 1955 by Mears & Stainbank
TowerBase ID 2477View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-9 1519.5 F♯ 23.50" 1909 John Warner & Sons D
2 3-1-9 1368.5 E 25.00" 1909 John Warner & Sons D
3 3-2-2 1235.5 D 25.88" 1909 John Warner & Sons D
4 4-1-0 1150.0 C♯ 27.13" 1909 John Warner & Sons D
5 5-0-19 1015.5 B 30.00" 1909 John Warner & Sons D
6 7-0-24 891.0 A 33.13" 1853 Charles & George Mears R
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 2,4,5 1909 Steel John Warner & Sons
1 1,3,6 1909 Steel John Warner & Sons
Update log
28/10/2019 1-6: partials added [David Kelly via e-mail]
23/10/2019 Tenor note and ring key nearer A than Bb (nominal: A+22c) [TimJ (REMRKS249 info D Kelly) via e-mail]
23/10/2019 1-6: nominal added; note amended [Tim Jackson via e-mail]