Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Bickleigh, Devon
Place Bickleigh
S Mary V
or Bickleigh (West)
Shown in County Lists as Bickleigh (SX56)
Grid Ref SX520623
Postcode PL6 7AH
Lat, Long 50.44194, -4.08460Locate 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 9-3-27 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 15355
Ring of 6, tenor 9-3-27 in F
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 9-3-27 (1119 lb or 508 kg) in F (687.5 Hz)
Practice Mon (check with contact)
TowerBase ID 458View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-16 1151.5 D 28.25" 1838 William & Charles Pannell R
2 4-3-7 1027.0 C 30.00" 1765 Penningtons R
3 6-0-24 912.5 B♭ 33.00" 1937 Gillett & Johnston F
4 5-3-16 857.0 A 33.38" 1765 Penningtons R
5 7-0-16 772.0 G 36.38" 1765 Penningtons R
6 9-3-27 687.5 F 40.38" 1765 Penningtons R
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1937 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston 8.3.A.m 6.1
Update log
04/08/2019 PN now normally wkly ... BUT check first & exc Bank Holiday [Ryan Trout (consequent upon problems at Shaugh Prior) via e-mail]