Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Thomas of Canterbury, Kingswear, Devon
Place Kingswear
S Thomas of Canterbury
Grid Ref SX882510
Postcode TQ6 0AE
Lat, Long 50.34852, -3.57251Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 50.35043, -3.56963
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Lieutenancy area Devon
Country England
Diocese Exeter
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 9-0-25 in ASee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 15934
Ring of 3, tenor 9-0-25 in A
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 9-0-25 (1033 lb or 469 kg) in A (859.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
TowerBase ID 6496
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-21 1082.0 C♯ 30.75" c1599† Thomas Birdall Y
2 5-3-24 964.0 B 32.38" c1599† Thomas Birdall Y
3 9-0-25 859.0 A 36.25" 1939 John Taylor & Co F
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 1939 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.e 6.4
Update log
Last updated: 19/07/2010