Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, Dowlish Wake, Somerset
Place Dowlish Wake
S Andrew
Grid Ref ST375129
Postcode TA19 0NX
Lat, Long 50.91253, -2.88932Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 7-3-10 in A♭See below
Frames 2See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=DOWLISH+WA
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 13853
Ring of 8, tenor 7-3-10 in A♭
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 7-3-10 (878 lb or 398 kg) in A♭ (841.0 Hz)
Practice Thu (check with contact)
Overhauled 2001 by Robert Parker
TowerBase ID 1545View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-4 1686.0 A♭ 23.00" 2009 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 2-3-11 1580.0 G 23.50" 2009 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 3-0-14 1406.6 F 24.00" 1884 John Taylor & Co R
4 3-2-17 1263.7 E♭ 26.06" 1906 John Taylor & Co F
5 3-3-20 1124.5 D♭ 27.75" 1736 Thomas II Wroth R
6 4-0-25 1048.0 C 29.19" c1500† Thomas Gefferies R
7 6-2-8 945.0 B♭ 33.00" 1906 John Taylor & Co F
8 7-3-10 841.0 A♭ 36.88" c1450† ? Exeter foundry R
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 2,4,6 2009 Steel Robert Parker
1 1,3,5,7,8 1906 Composite Thomas Doble
Update log
25/07/2019 Practices are currently intermittent - check first [G Wade (Incumbent) via e-mail]
23/07/2019 Ringing suspension now lifted [Jim Shepard via e-mail]
16/05/2019 All ringing suspended UFN: chiming mechanism being installed [James Shepard via e-mail]