Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, West Stafford, Dorset
Place West Stafford
S Andrew
Grid Ref SY725896
Postcode DT2 8UB
Lat, Long 50.70565, -2.39017Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Diocese Salisbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 6½ cwt in BSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/dorchester/tower-256
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 14503
Ring of 3, tenor 6½ cwt in B
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6½ cwt (~730 lb or ~330 kg) in B
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 5
Overhauled 1995
TowerBase ID 6858
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4½ cwt D 28.00" 1620† John Wallis Y
2 5¼ cwt C 30.38" 1595† John Wallis R
3 6½ cwt B 33.63" 1620† John Wallis R
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1899 Timber unidentified
Update log
Last updated: 07/11/2017