Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Blackford, Somerset
Place Blackford
S Michael
Grid Ref ST657261
Postcode BA22 7EB
Lat, Long 51.03371, -2.48918Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 6 cwt in BSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=Blackford
Dove tower ID 16129
Ring of 3, tenor 6 cwt in B
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6 cwt (~670 lb or ~300 kg) in B (960.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable
TowerBase ID 6806
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 D♯ 28.50" 1707† Stephen March Y
2 C♯ 31.00" 1650† Robert II Austen Y
3 6 cwt 960.0 B 33.25" 1750† Thomas Roskelly Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 Oak unidentified 3.1
Update log
Last updated: 23/11/2011