Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Axmouth, Devon
Place Axmouth
S Michael
Grid Ref SY256910
Postcode EX12 4AE
Lat, Long 50.71418, -3.05480Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 8 cwt in B♭See below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 14512
Ring of 3, tenor 8 cwt in B♭
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8 cwt (~900 lb or ~410 kg) in B♭ (923.5 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information An exceptionally unusual and interesting bellframe (JGMS); unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5
TowerBase ID 6934
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1130.5 D♭ 29.00" 1612† George Purdue Y N
2 996.0 C♭ 31.50" 1755† Thomas Roskelly Y N
3 8 cwt 923.5 B♭ 34.25" 1671† Thomas III Pennington Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1699† Oak (unidentified) 1-piece 4.1
Update log
Last updated: 01/09/2015