Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, Bere Ferrers, Devon
Place Bere Ferrers
S Andrew
Grid Ref SX459634
Postcode PL20 7JH
Lat, Long 50.45021, -4.17164Locate 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 6 (full circle ring), tenor 7-3-24 in F♯See below
Frames 3See below
Dove tower ID 14559
Ring of 6, tenor 7-3-24 in F♯
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 7-3-24 (892 lb or 405 kg) in F♯ (753.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
TowerBase ID 425View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-24 1263.0 D♯ 26.75" 1775 J III, C IV & W Pennington & Co R
2 3-3-16 1125.0 C♯ 27.63" 1775 J III, C IV & W Pennington & Co R
3 4-0-4 1004.0 B 28.88" 1775 J III, C IV & W Pennington & Co R
4 4-2-7 945.0 A♯ 30.25" 1775 J III, C IV & W Pennington & Co R
5 5-1-10 843.0 G♯ 33.00" 1775 J III, C IV & W Pennington & Co R
6 7-3-24 753.0 F♯ 37.50" 1775 J III, C IV & W Pennington & Co R
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
3 3,5 1957 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h
2 1,2 1957 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h
1 4,6 1957 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h
Update log
19/08/2019 Mon PN discontinued [David Pike (local ringer) via e-mail]