Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas, Manston, Dorset
Place Manston
S Nicholas
Grid Ref ST816150
Postcode DT10 1EX
Lat, Long 50.93458, -2.26270Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav No optimised destination for satellite navigation has been submittedAdd details
Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 5 (full circle ring), tenor 6-3-18 in A♯See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/east-dorset/tower-145
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 14078
Ring of 5, tenor 6-3-18 in A♯
Bells 5 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6-3-18 (774 lb or 351 kg) in A♯ (913.0 Hz)
TowerBase ID 3253View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-8 1386.0 E♯ 25.75" 1923 Mears & Stainbank D N
2 4¾ cwt 1226.0 D♯ 27.38" 1639 Richard I Purdue Y 4
3 4-0-14 1150.0 C𝄪 28.13" 1923 Mears & Stainbank D N
4 5-0-17 1031.0 B♯ 30.38" 1923 Mears & Stainbank D N
5 6-3-18 913.0 A♯ 33.75" 1635 John Dawton Y 4
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 c1700 Oak unidentified
Update log
04/08/2020 Revision of tenor note [Matthew Higby via Email]
01/08/2020 1-5: nominal,turning added,note amended [Matthew Higby via 00013928]
08/07/2020 PN removed: no longer practise (on 5th Mon) [Bob Crichton via e-mail]