Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
School Chapel Arts Centre, Cann, Shaftesbury, Dorset
Place Shaftesbury, Cann
School Chapel Arts Centre
or Cann
Shown in County Lists as Shaftesbury, Cann
Grid Ref ST867227
Postcode SP7 8HU
Lat, Long 51.00372, -2.19044Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav No optimised destination for satellite navigation has been submittedAdd details
Lieutenancy area Dorset
Country England
Ownership Other Trust
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 4 (full circle ring), tenor 6-2-22 in BSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.sdgr.org.uk/branches/mere/tower-42
Affiliation Salisbury Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 15589
Ring of 4, tenor 6-2-22 in B
Bells 4 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6-2-22 (750 lb or 340 kg) in B (986.0 Hz)
Additional information Steel bells; former church of S Rumbold; building owned by Lushtrust; ringing currently not permitted
TowerBase ID 5769View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-25 1330.5 E 28.75" 1861 Naylor, Vickers & Co B N
2 3-2-22 1238.0 D♯ 28.63" 1863 Naylor, Vickers & Co B N
3 5-0-2 1131.0 C♯ 32.00" 1861 Naylor, Vickers & Co B N
4 6-2-22 986.0 B 35.75" 1863 Naylor, Vickers & Co B N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4 c1899 softwood Naylor, Vickers and Co 4.3
Update log
27/02/2020 No ringing at present: structural problems [TimJ (#267 info Lushtrust chairman) via e-mail]
27/02/2020 Owner now Lushtrust (formerly Shaftesbury School foundation) [.. and leased to Shaftesbury School TimJ (#267) via e-mail]