Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Blessed Virgin Mary, Norton sub Hamdon, Somerset
Place Norton sub Hamdon
Blessed Virgin Mary
Grid Ref ST470159
Postcode TA14 6SU
Lat, Long 50.94068, -2.75500Locate 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 I by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 18-0-14 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=NORTON+SU1
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 14076
Ring of 8, tenor 18-0-14 in E
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 18-0-14 (2030 lb or 921 kg) in E
Practice Wed
Overhauled 1998 by Eayre & Smith
Tuned 1998
TowerBase ID 3670View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-2-27 E 30.00" 1997 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 6-0-23 D♯ 31.00" 1997 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
3 6-3-25 C♯ 32.00" 1895 John Warner & Sons D
4 7-2-23 B 34.00" 1895 John Warner & Sons D
5 8-3-12 A 36.00" 1895 John Warner & Sons D
6 10-1-14 G♯ 40.00" 1895 John Warner & Sons D
7 13-3-14 F♯ 43.00" 1895 John Warner & Sons F
8 18-0-14 E 47.00" 1895 John Warner & Sons F
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1895 Oak John Warner & Sons
Update log
15/04/2019 PN amended (was Thu) [Andrew Aspland (info: J Hall, local contact) via e-mail]